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Place of Birth: Skipton, Yorkshire
Service No: 204157
Regiment / Corps / Service: Duke of Wellington’s (West Riding Regiment)
Battalion / Unit: 9th (Service) Battalion
Division: 17th (Northern) Division
Date of Death: 1918-08-06
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: G. 15.
CWGC Cemetery: HARPONVILLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: SKIPTON, YORKSHIRE
Maurice Hargreaves was the son of Joseph and Clara Hargreaves, née Boothman. Joseph was born at Staines, Middlesex and Clara at Skipton, Yorkshire.
1901 Skipton, Yorkshire Census: 66, Otley Street, Maurice Hargreaves, aged 3 years, born Skipton, son of Joseph and Clara Hargreaves.
1911 Skipton, Yorkshire Census: 72, Otley Street - Maurice Hargreaves, aged 13 years, born Skipton, grandson of Mary Boothman, widow.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte Morris [sic] Hargreaves, 204157, W. Rid. R. Oi/c Recs requests auth to dispose of Medals 2/2/22.
British Army WW1 Medal and Award Rolls: Pte Morris [sic] Hargreaves, 204157, 1/5 W. Rid. R.; 9 W. Rid. R. K. in A. 6.8.18.
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects: Pte Maurice Hargreaves, 204157, 9th Bn W. Riding. Date and Place of Death: 6.8.18 France. To whom Authorised/Amount Authorised: Father - Joseph. £19 6s. 6d.
Data Source: Craven’s Part in the Great War - original CPGW book entryView Entry in CPGW Book
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record:
HARGREAVES, M., aged 20, West Riding Regiment, son of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Hargreaves, 70, Otley Street, Skipton, killed Aug. 5, 1918.
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Private Maurice HARGREAVES
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Duke of Wellington’s (West Riding Regiment)
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 17th (Northern) Division
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