LITHERLAND AT WAR
1914-1918

RFC Cap Badge

Lt. NORMAN BARK R.F.C.
Killed in Action 1st October, 1918
Aged 22
Enlisted in 6th Battlion The King's Liverpool Regiment, August 1914
Commissioned August 1916 — Gazetted to King's Own Scottish Borderers
Joined Royal Flying Corps August 1917 as an Observation Officer

 
Buried Dadizeele New British Cemetery

Son of Arthur Septimus & Annie Louise Bark
Stanley Cottage, 101 Sefton road
Observation Officer Wing

Lt. Norman Bark R.F.C.
 
Crosby Herald, 1918
Dadizeele New British Cemetery
The village of Dadizeele (now Dadizele) was in German hands for much of the First World War until reached by the 36th (Ulster) Division, and taken by the 9th (Scottish) Division, on 29 September 1918. Severe fighting followed on 1 October, at Hill 41, a little south of the village. Dadizeele New British Cemetery is an extension of the communal cemetery. It was made after the Armistice when graves were brought in from other burial grounds and from the battlefields of 1918.

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