Bernard was born in Castlewarren, County Tyrone in 1893. He moved with his family first to Hamilton in Scotland and then to Galdonagh in County Donegal.
Bernard served in the Royal Irish Fusiliers (18581) before serving in the 6th Battalion of the Connaught Rangers (18212) and died of his wounds in France in March 1918. He is buried at Roye, Departement de la Somme, Picardie, France.
Relation to Head of House: Son. 1901 Hamilton, Lanarkshire, Scotland.
Relation to Head of House: Son. 02 APR 1911. Trntaghmucklagh, Donegal, Ireland.
Birth registration: Here
Ancestry.com 1901 Scotland Census Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2007: Parish: Hamilton; ED: 5; Page: 30; Line: 16; Roll: CSSCT1901_337
1911 census: Here
British Army WWI Medal Rolls Index Cards, 1914-1920; Author: Ancestry.com; Publisher: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Publisher Date: 2008; Publisher Location: Provo, UT, USA
Burial: Find A Grave: Memorial #56183526
Ireland, Casualties of World War I, 1914-1922; Author: Ancestry.com; Publisher: Ancestry.com Operations Inc.; Publisher Date: 2009; Publisher Location: Provo, UT, USA
UK, Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects, 1901-1929; National Army Museum; Chelsea, London, England; Soldiers' Effects Records, 1901-60; NAM Accession Number: 1991-02-333; Record Number Ranges: 664001-665500; Reference: 394
UK, Soldiers Died in the Great War, 1914-1919; Author: Military-Genealogy.com, comp; Publisher: Ancestry.com Operations Inc: Publisher Date: 2008; Publisher Location: Provo, UT, USA
Bonner, Boner, Bonnar and Bonar are all variants of the surname applied to members of this family in the various sources and records.
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