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Place of Birth: Guiseley, Yorkshire
Service No: 42112
Regiment / Corps / Service: South Staffordshire Regiment
Battalion / Unit: 'C' Coy 2nd Battalion
Division: 2nd Division
Date of Death: 1918-06-14
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: XIX. D. 2.
CWGC Cemetery: BIENVILLERS MILITARY CEMETERY
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: ADDINGHAM, YORKSHIRE
Norman Winterburn Beck was the son of Florence Beck (born Clifford, Yorkshire, c. 1870), daughter of Elizabeth Ann Beck (born Clifford, Yorkshire, c. 1847), daughter of Benjamin and Elizabeth Beck.
1901 Burley-in-Wharfedale, Yorkshire Census: 7, Back Lane - Norman W. Clark, aged 2 years, born Guiseley, Yorkshire. [Norman and his mother, Florence Clark, were living with her mother, Elizabeth A. Clark.]
1911 Ilkley, Yorkshire Census: 8, Kimberley Street - Norman Winterburn Beck, aged 12 years, born Guiseley, Yorkshire. [Norman and his mother Florence Beck were living with her mother, Elizabeth Ann Gaynard.]
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte Norman Beck, 42112, S. Staff. R.
British Army WW1 Medal and Award Rolls: Pte Norman Beck, 42112, 2/6 S. Staff. R. [Norman served with the 2/6th Bn until 9 May 1918 when the battalion was reduced to Training Cadre.]
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects: Pte Norman Beck, 42112, 2 Bn South Staffs. Date and Place of Death: 14.6.18 in action France. To whom Authorised/Amount Authorised: Grandmother - Elizabeth Ann Clark. £15 15. 1d.
Data Source: Local War Memorial
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record:
BECK, Norman, aged 19, South Staffs. Regt., grandson of Mrs. Clarke, Main Street, [Addingham], killed in action June 14, 1918.
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: South Staffordshire Regiment
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 2nd Division
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