Born: In 1894 in Whitchurch, Shropshire and baptised 31 May the same year in St. Alkmund`s Church. He was known as Bertie.
Family: He was the son of Mary Jane Langford, but was brought up by Joseph and Eliza Langford as their son. There is a marriage recorded 1919 in Whitchurch, Shropshire for a Bertie Langford to Germaine Bourseaux, but no other record can be found for Germaine.
Residence: At the time of his baptism he was living in Watergate Street, Whitchurch. In 1901 and 1911 his family were living at 19 Wrexham Road, Whitchurch. An address of 10 Cambrian View, Whitchurch was given for him on the 1919 Absent Voters` List. At the time of his death in 1947 he was living at 56 Wayland Road, Whitchurch.
Employment: In 1911 he was an errand boy.
Died: In 1947 in Whitchurch, Shropshire, aged 53, and was buried in Whitchurch Cemetery on 14 July the same year.
Regiment: Royal Engineers
Service Number: WR/282473 (previously 257071)
Date of Enlistment: Not known
Date of Discharge: Not known
Reason for Discharge: Not known
His uncle, Hugh Brett Langford, served in the Royal Army Ordnance Corps during WW1.