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Place of Birth: Skipton, Yorkshire
Service No: 3234979
Regiment / Corps / Service: Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)
Battalion / Unit: 1st Battalion
Division: division unknown
Date of Death: 1920-10-26
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: R. "U." 2565.
CWGC Cemetery: SKIPTON (WALTONWRAYS) CEMETERY
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: SKIPTON, YORKSHIRE
Henry Clark was the son of James and Elizabeth Jane Clark, née Barrett. James was born at Embsay, Yorkshire and Elizabeth at Liskeard, Cornwall.
1901 Skipton, Yorkshire Census: 6, New Bridge Street - Henry Clark, aged 4 years, born Skipton, son of Elizabeth Jane Clark, widow.
1911 Skipton, Yorkshire Census: 79 & 80, Newmarket Street - Henry Clark, aged 15 years, born Skipton, son of Elizabeth Jane Fletcher, widow. [Elizabeth had married Jonathan Fletcher in 1905.]
Henry was the brother-in-law of Corporal Wallace Cason (266420) (q.v.).
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte Harry Clarke, 2521 & 265600, 1/6th West Riding Regiment. Theatre of War first served in: (1) France. Date of entry therein: 14 April 1915. Discharged: 14 December 1918.
See also: ‘Guiseley Terriers: A Small Part in The Great War - A History of the 1/6th Battalion, Duke of Wellington’s (West Riding) Regiment’ by Stephen Barber (2018).
Data Source: Local War Memorial
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---
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Sergeant Henry CLARK
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)
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