Cheltonians Buried in Bazentin le Petit Military Cemetery, France

   LEAVING CHELTENHAM …………..and all that was dear



Cheltonians Buried in Bazentin-le-Petit Military Cemetery

near Pozieres, Somme, France


Location:  Near Pozieres, Somme, France.

Visited:   See below

“Cheltonians” buried in this Cemetery:   1

Photo of Bazentin-le-Petit Military Cemetery by kind permission of Mr Paul Reed.  See

“Cheltonians” buried in this Cemetery

Private Joseph Richard STONEMAN, 8th Battalion Gloucestershire Regiment, is buried in Row C, Grave 17.


He was killed in action on 30th July 1916 during an attack by the battalion between High Wood and Pozieres during the Battle of the Somme.


He is commemorated on the Cheltenham War Memorial.


He resided at 10 Naunton Terrace, Cheltenham before the war and a Elizabeth Rebecca Stoneman was residing there in 1918.


1.   Mr Martin Harvey is acknowledged and thanked for taking this photo for this site in May 2004.

2.   Mr Paul Reed is acknowledged and thanked for permission to use the photo of the cemetery.





Page last updated:   27th July 2013

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