We remember Henry Leeming

We remember Henry Leeming

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Timeline

Timeline

1895
birth Salford, Manchester United Kingdom Source:6642276 8th December 1895
1911
dates Age 15 Source:6642268 July 1911
employment Apprentice To Electrical Engineering Company United Kingdom Source:6642268
service British Army Private 11185 Royal Lancaster Regiment Source:2352500
service British Army Private 11185 King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment) Source:7412880
1916
death Killed in Action According to letter from CO killed by a shell splinter. No body ever found. His name is on the Memorial at Thiepval Somme France Source:7412880 Source:6642262 24th July 1916
burial Thiepval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Source:7412880
sibling Ernest Leeming Source:6642268
sibling Albert Leeming Source:6642268
sibling Florrie Leeming Source:6642268
sibling Harold Leeming Source:6642268

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Henry
Initials H
Last Name Leeming
Source 2352500
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 11185 Royal Lancaster Regiment Private
British Army 11185 King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment) Private
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Harriet Ann Leeming nee Manning mother
Henry Thomas Leeming father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ernest Leeming brother
Albert Leeming brother
Florrie Leeming sister
Harold Leeming brother

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Helen4390
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Helen4390
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Helen4390
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Helen4390
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

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Multimedia

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Private Henry Leeming Helen4390
Henry and Albert (taken around 1906) Helen4390
Henry's Mother and Father and Harold Helen4390
Henry as a boxer Helen4390
First and 3rd page of Henry's first letter home Helen4390
Middle page of Henry's first letter home Helen4390
Certificate of Education Third Class Helen4390
Postcard sent from Rest camp 23rd August Helen4390
Message on postcard sent from France Helen4390
Card sent from front by Henry Xmas 1914 Helen4390
Henry's wallet and contents Helen4390
First page of his 1916 diairy Helen4390
Cigarette silks from Henry's wallet Helen4390
Religious token/medallion Helen4390
Card to Troops 1914 from Princess Mary Helen4390
Xmas Card 1914 from Princess Mary Helen4390
Embroidered handkerchief from Marseilles Helen4390
Page of Henry's 1916 Diary Helen4390
9-12 January Diary Entry Helen4390
13th-15 Diary Entry 1916 Helen4390
Diary page 16-19th January 1916 Helen4390
Diary entry 20-23rd 1916 Helen4390
23-26th January 1916 Diary Entry Helen4390
Henry's last letter home Helen4390
Henry in 1914 Helen4390
Letter from PS Ashburner saying Henry was dead Helen4390
Killed in Action Notice Helen4390
Press cutting of death Helen4390
Scroll that came with Bronze Plaque Helen4390

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