Name: Private Joseph Bostock, 16404
Date of Birth: 1896
Address: 6 Slater Street, Leicester
Parents Names: William Bostock (Shoe clicker) and Annie Mary
Step Father Charles Robinson (brewer’s labourer)
Occupation before the war: Traveller’s assistant
Gladys Robinson b 1903 in Anstey
Charles Robinson b 1907 in Anstey
Date Died: 15.9.1916
Place of Death: The Somme, France
Place of Burial/Memorial: Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France
Cause of death: Killed in Action
Regiment: 1st Battalion, Leicestershire Regiment
British War Medal
Any other information (e.g. Service Record/ appearance etc)
- Enlisted in Leicester
- Joseph and siblings all born in Anstey.
- Gladys appears to have been born before mother remarries, so probably adopted.
- Father died post 1901 census.