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Forename(s): Harry Stoils
Place of Birth: Leeds, Yorkshire
Service No: 266628
Regiment / Corps / Service: Prince of Wales’s Own (West Yorkshire Regiment)
Battalion / Unit: 1/7th Battalion. (Leeds Rifles)
Division: 49th (West Riding) Division
Date of Death: 1917-10-09
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: Panel 42 to 47.
CWGC Cemetery: ---
CWGC Memorial: TYNE COT MEMORIAL
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: SKIPTON, YORKSHIRE
Harry Stoils Lumby (born 1 December 1897) was the son of John Leeming and Jane Stoils Lumby, née Fleming. Both parents were born at Skipton, Yorkshire.
1901 Ripon, Yorkshire Census: 16, Water Skellgate - Harry Stoils Lumby, aged 3 years, born Leeds, Yorkshire, son of John Leeming and Jane Stoils Lumby.
1911 Leeds, Yorkshire Census: 42, Carlton Cross Street - Harry Stoils Lumby, aged 13 years, born Leeds, son of John Leeming and Jane Stoils Lumby.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte Harry Lumby, 4159, 266628, 1/7th W. York. R. K. in A. 9.10.17.
British Army WW1 Medal and Award Rolls: Pte Harry Lumby, 4159, 1/7 W. York. R.; 4159, attd. 6th Scottish Rifles; 266628, 1/7 W. York. R. Killed in Action 9.10.17.
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects: Pte Harry Lumby, 266628, 1/7th Bn W. Yorks. Date and Place of Death: 9.10.17 Belgium. To whom Authorised/Amount Authorised: Father - John L. £4 18s. 4d. Brother Sole Legatee - George. £9 10s. 0d.
Data Source: Local War Memorial
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record:
LUMBY, Harry. [Additional]
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Prince of Wales’s Own (West Yorkshire Regiment)
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 49th (West Riding) Division
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