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Forename(s): Herbert Harvey
Place of Birth: Bowness, Westmorland
Service No: 8780
Regiment / Corps / Service: Scots Guards
Battalion / Unit: 'C' Coy 2nd Battalion
Division: 7th Division
Date of Death: 1915-05-16
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: Panel 3 and 4.
CWGC Cemetery: ---
CWGC Memorial: LE TOURET MEMORIAL
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: WRAY, LANCASHIRE
Herbert Harvey Beck (born 18 April 1893) was the son of Frank and Mary Jane Beck, née Brennan. Frank was born at Dalton and Mary at Beetham, Westmorland.
1901 Leybourne, Kent Census: Stud Farm - Herbert H. Beck, aged 7 years, born Bowness, Westmorland, son of Frank and Mary J. Beck.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte Herbert Harvey Beck, 8780, Scots Guards. Disembarkation date: 7 October 1914.
Photograph courtesy of Rosemary Sanders, Preston, Victoria, Australia.
Data Source: Craven Herald Article
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record:
BECK, Harry, aged 22, [Earby], Scots Greys, killed in action at Ypres May 16.
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Private Herbert Harvey BECK
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Scots Guards
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 7th Division
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