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Place of Birth: Leeds, Yorkshire
Service No: 52207
Regiment / Corps / Service: Prince of Wales’s Own (West Yorkshire Regiment)
Battalion / Unit: 17th (Service) Battalion. (2nd Leeds)
Division: 35th Division
Date of Death: 1917-10-24
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: XLIII. D. 13.
CWGC Cemetery: POELCAPELLE BRITISH CEMETERY
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial(s): Not Listed (View Names Not Listed on a Local War Memorial)
Harry Gale (born 23 October 1898) was the son of Alfred and Alice Gale, née Reynolds. Alfred was born at New Wortley (Leeds) and Alice at Leeds, Yorkshire.
1901 Leeds, Yorkshire Census: 15, Stansfield Row, Burley - Harry Gale, aged 3 years, born Leeds, son of Alfred and Alice Gale.
1911 Leeds, Yorkshire Census: 34, Argie Road, Burley - Harry Gale, aged 13 years, born Leeds, son of Alfred and Alice Gale.
Harry Gale was the fiancé of Annie Peacock, who lived at 72, Castle Street, Skipton. Annie was the daughter of William Alexander and Eliza Ann Peacock.
The British Army Service Record for Harry Gale exists but may be incomplete.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte Harry Gale, 19033, Labour Corps & 17/315 & 52207 West Yorkshire Regiment.
Data Source: Craven Herald Article
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Prince of Wales’s Own (West Yorkshire Regiment)
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 35th Division
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