Rank: Gunner (1914) Driver (1915)
Regiment or Ship: 6th Sussex Royal Field Artillery (T)
Occupation: Grocer’s Assistant
Date of Birth: 1896
Place of Birth: Battle, Sussex
Address: 71 Reginald Road (In the 1911 census the family was living at 4 Leopold Road), Bexhill
Photos and newspaper articles
From 1911 Census.
Walter Stevenson, b. 1865 in Battle, and Emily Jane, b. 1873 in Reigate, Surrey.
Leonard Percival Stevenson, b. 1897 in Battle. W0183 STEVENSON Leonard Percival.
Raymond William Stevenson, b. 1901 in Battle.
Edith Lillian Stevenson, b. 1908 in Battle.
First World War Experience
‘Bertie’, together with his brother, Leonard, enlisted in Bexhill soon after the declaration of war.
‘Bertie’ was a member of the St. Barnabas’ Company, Church Lads’ Brigade.