Private Joseph Cardorka was an English soldier of the British Army who died during the First World War.

He was born in London, the son of Polish parents John, a bamboo furniture maker when in England, and Antonia Cavorka. At the time of the 1911 census, Cavorka was working as a French polisher while living with his family at 9a Chambord Street, Bethnal Green.

Aged 30, Cavorka died on 16 September 1916, during the Somme Offensive, while serving on the Western Front with the 1/22nd (County of London) Battalion (The Queen's), The London Regiment.

He has no known grave and is commemorated by the Thiepval Memorial.


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