121004. 83rd Field Company, Royal Engineers. Killed in action 4th
May 1917, aged 21 years. Son of William and Elizabeth Holmes of
Braceborough, Lincs. Born North Luffenham, Rutland, enlisted Peterborough,
Northants and resident Braceborough, Lincs. Commemorated Lebucquiere
Communal Cemetery Extension. II.D.20.
King and Country.
To the glory of God and in grateful remembrance of Sapper Harold
Bertie Holmes, Royal Engineers, who was killed in action at Metz-En-Couture,
France on May 4th 1917, aged 21 years.
This tablet was erected by the parishioners of Braceborough.