We remember Harry Riley

We remember Harry Riley

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Timeline

Timeline

1892
birth Halifax United Kingdom Source:5524366 Source:5488719 September 1892
1914
dates Age 22 Source:5488726 23rd October 1914
1914
dates Age 22 Source:5488726 24th October 1914
1914
enlistment Halifax United Kingdom Source:5488726 24th October 1914
1914
location 14 Alexander Street, Claremount, Halifax United Kingdom their own address Source:5488726 24th October 1914 - 3rd May 1917
1914
service British Army Private 200953 The Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment) Source:3745403 24th October 1914 - 31st July 1915
1915
service British Army Serjeant 200953 The Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment) Source:3745403 31st July 1915 - 3rd May 1917
1917
location 14 Alexander Street, Halifax United Kingdom parents address Source:8535191 3rd May 1917
1917
missing Assumed dead Source:5488726 3rd May 1917
service British Army Serjeant 200953 Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment) Source:7495304
service British Army Serjeant 200953 The Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment) Source:3745403
1917
death Killed in Action France Source:7495304 Source:5488719 3rd May 1917
burial Arras Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais Bay 6, Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France France Source:7495304 Source:5488754
sibling Herbert Riley Source:5488726
sibling Ethel Riley Source:5488726
sibling Grace Riley Source:5488726
sibling Eliza Hilda Crapper Source:5488726
1971
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:5488719 3rd May 1971

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Harry
Initials H
Last Name Riley
Source 3745403
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
14 Alexander Street, Claremount, Halifax United Kingdom their own address 24th October 1914 - 3rd May 1917
14 Alexander Street, Halifax United Kingdom parents address known 3rd May 1917
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 200953 The Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment) Serjeant
British Army 200953 The Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment) Private
British Army 200953 The Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment) Serjeant
British Army 200953 Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment) Serjeant
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mitchell Riley father
Mary Ann Riley mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Herbert Riley brother
Ethel Riley sister
Grace Riley sister
Eliza Hilda Crapper sister
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1914-10-23 5'7"

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Official Records

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Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Jill2903
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Nancy7862
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Nancy7862

External Evidence

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British Army WW1 Service Records Jill2903
Commonwealth War Graves Commission Jill2903
Calderdale War Dead Jill2903

Multimedia

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Harry Riley c1917 Jill2903
Uncle Harry 2016 Nancy7862
Uncle Harry as a Lance Corporal Nancy7862
Younger Uncle Harry Nancy7862
A younger Uncle Harry Nancy7862

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