World War I
Bertie Robert Agnis

Bertie Robert Agnis was a Corporal with the Royal Army Medical Corps (6459) 5th Div HQ. On 2nd March 1919 he died from pneumonia.
He is buried in Belgrade Cemetery, Namur was attacked by the Germans on 20 August 1914; the forts were destroyed by heavy artillery, and at midnight on 23-24 the garrison was evacuated. The town then remained in German hands until the end of the war. Belgrade Cemetery contains 249 Commonwealth burials of the First World War, most of them dationg from the ten months when casualty clearing stations were then posted to Namur after the Armistice.
He was the son of Walter and Emily Agnis of Mill House Mountnessing, Brentwood.
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