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Place of Birth: Wadsley Bridge, Yorkshire
Service No: 3426
Regiment / Corps / Service: Coldstream Guards
Battalion / Unit: 3rd Battalion
Division: 2nd Division
Date of Death: 1914-10-23
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: Addenda Panel 60.
CWGC Cemetery: ---
CWGC Memorial: YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: SUTTON-IN-CRAVEN, YORKSHIRE
Arnold Heeley was the son of Abraham and Annie Heeley, née Horbury. Abraham was born at Kirkburton and Annie at Eastmoor, Wakefield, Yorkshire.
1891 Sheffield, Yorkshire Census: 120, Forncett Street - Arnold Heeley, aged 8 years, born Wadsley Bridge, Yorkshire, son of Abraham and Annie Heeley.
1911 Sutton-in-Craven, Yorkshire Census: 16, Eastfield Place, Sutton Mill - Arnold Heeley, aged 28 years, born Sheffield, Yorkshire, son of Abraham and Annie Heeley. Soldier.
Gertrude Heeley the sister of Arnold Heeley was married in 1903, to the future Private Amos Wagstaffe (29802) (q.v.).
Nellie Heeley the sister of Arnold Heeley was married in 1915, to Private James Henry Lund (267036) (q.v.).
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte Arnold Heeley, 3426, Coldstream Guards. Qualifying date [for 1914 Star]: 11 September 1914.
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects: Pte Arnold Heeley, 3426, 3rd Bn Coldstream Guards. Date and Place of Death: 23.10.14 St Julien. Place of Birth, Date of Enlistment, Trade on Enlistment: Wadsley Bridge, Sheffield. 10.3.00. General Labourer. To whom Authorised/Amount Authorised: Father - Abraham. £10 1s. 7d.
Arnold was accepted by the CWGC as a casualty of the Great War on 7 March 2010.
Data Source: Local War Memorial
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record:
HEALEY, Arnold, Coldstream Guards, Sutton Mill, killed in action, St. Julien, Nov. 1914.
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Coldstream Guards
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 2nd Division
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