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Leonard C Bareford
Birth: unknown
Death: Jun. 13, 1917

Civilian casualty of the Great War, Leonard was one of many victims of a Zeppelin attack on East London.

Sadly, the Commonwealth War Graves Commission do not commemorate civilian war dead from WWI, only for WWII.
Leonard was just 5 years old.

On June the 13th, 18 children were tragically killed when a bomb fell through the roof of their school in Upper North Street, Poplar.
The funeral was on the 20th of June for all of the children. 15 children were buried in a mass grave and 3 had private burials.

The names of all the children

Louise A Acompora

Alfred E. Batt

Leonard C Bareford

John P Brennan

William T H Challien

Vera M Clayson

Alice M Cross

William Hollis

George A Hyde

Grace Jones

Rose Martin

George Morris

Edwin C W Powell

Robert Stimson

Elizabeth Taylor

Rose Tuffin

Frank Wingfield

Florence L Woods

There is a War Memorial for all of the children from this school

 
 
Burial:
East London Cemetery and Crematorium
Newham
London Borough of Newham
Greater London, England
 
Created by: darealjolo
Record added: Feb 26, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48826397
Leonard C Bareford
Added by: darealjolo
 
Leonard C Bareford
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- Alys from England
 Added: Nov. 1, 2015

- darealjolo
 Added: Feb. 26, 2010
 
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