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Place of Birth: Kirkoswald, Cumberland
Service No: 13677
Regiment / Corps / Service: Duke of Wellington’s (West Riding Regiment)
Battalion / Unit: 10th (Service) Battalion
Division: 23rd Division
Date of Death: 1914-12-13
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: AF. 1771.
CWGC Cemetery: ALDERSHOT MILITARY CEMETERY
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: BOLTON-BY-BOWLAND, YORKSHIRE
Harold Greenhow was the son of Margaret Greenhow (born Penrith, c. 1874). He lived with his great-aunt Dinah Greenhow, a single woman, daughter of Joseph and Mary Ann Greenhow. In 1881, Dinah, with her children, George, Joseph, Mary A. and niece Margaret Greenhow were living at Kirkoswald, Cumberland. In 1891, Joseph, Mary A. and Margaret were still living with Dinah at Kirkoswald. Margaret was married to John William Frederick Hewitt at Kirkoswald in 1898.
1901 Kirkoswald, Cumberland Census: Harold Greenhow, aged 8 years, born Kirkoswald, great nephew of Dinah Greenhow, single.
1901 Kirkoswald, Cumberland Census: Harold Greenhow, aged 18 years, born Penrith, Cumberland, nephew of Dinah Greenhow, single.
On Bolton-by-Bowland War Memorial Harold is named as Harold GREENHALGH.
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects: Pte Harold Greenhow, 13677, 10 Battn West Riding Regt. Date and Place of Death: 13.12.14. Isolation Hospl. Aldershot. To whom Authorised/Amount Authorised: Mother - Margaret. £3 12s. 9d.
Data Source: Local War Memorial
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Duke of Wellington’s (West Riding Regiment)
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 23rd Division
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