Barnett, Phillip


War Service:
Second Lieutenant PHILLIP BARNETT of 4th battalion Middlesex Regiment died on 2 July 1916, aged 25. The London Gazette of 29 May 1916 announced that he had been commissioned as a second lieutenant and posted to the Middlesex Regiment from the West Yorkshire Regiment with effect from 7 May.

He is buried in Gordon Dump Cemetery, Ovillers-la- Boisselle.

Location of Memorial:
He is remembered on the Dover Virtual War Memorial and on the memorial at the South East London Synagogue, New Cross.

He was the son of Hyam and Kate Barnett, of London and husband of Violet Barnett, of 34, Maison Dieu Rd., Dover. They married in Greenwich in the summer of 1913.


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