Regiment : 526th Field Company Royal Engineers
Service number : 140088
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : 12th May 1918 aged 27
Buried : Chocques Military Cemetery, France, Grave IV. A. 18.
Relatives : Son of Charles and Mary Ann Bartle, of Wood Green, Wednesbury, Staffordshire
Memorial : Stourbridge Old Swinford Hospital School
Additional information on the memorial: Royal Engineers. Killed in action 12 May 1918. Age 27.
Benjamin Bartle was born on 24th March 1892. He entered Old Swinford Hospital on 6th December 1902. He was apprenticed to learn wood turning with E. Elwell Ltd, Wednesbury Forge, Wednesbury on 24th October 1906.
Source for additional information: Old Foleyans Remembered Casualties of WW1 published by the Old Foleyans Association, October 1998.