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Place of Birth: Bradford, Yorkshire
Service No: ---
Regiment / Corps / Service: Prince of Wales’s Own (West Yorkshire Regiment)
Battalion / Unit: 'C' Coy 8th Battalion. (Leeds Rifles)
Division: 62nd (2/West Riding) Division
Date of Death: 1918-07-28
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: I. A. 7.
CWGC Cemetery: CHAMBRECY BRITISH CEMETERY
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: CONONLEY, YORKSHIRE
Local War Memorial: LOTHERSDALE, YORKSHIRE
Norman Müller (born 4 January 1886) was the son of George Herbert and Josephine Müller, née Wadsworth. George was born at Bradford, Yorkshire and Josephine at Nottingham, Nottinghamshire.
1891 Ilkley, Yorkshire Census: Margerrison Road - Norman Muller, aged 5 years, born Bradford, Yorkshire, son of Geo H. and Josephine Muller.
1901 Fairlight, Sussex Census: Gawthorpe - Norman Müller, aged 15 years, born Bradford, Yorkshire, nephew of Alexander M. and Minnie Horsfall [née Müller].
1911 Bradford, Yorkshire Census: 28, Park Grove, Frizinghall - Norman Müller, aged 25, born Bradford, son of George Herbert and Josephine Müller.
Norman was married to Doris Spencer Jennings in 1915 and was the brother-in-law of T/2nd Lieutenant Basil Spencer Jennings (q.v.).
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Capt Norman Muller, 1/6th Bn West Yorkshire Regiment. Theatre of War (1) France. Qualifying date [for 1914-15 Star]: 16 April 1915. Correspondence: G.H. Muller Esq applies for 1914-15 Star on behalf of Mrs. N. Muller in respect of her late husband Capt. N. Muller - 4 February 1919. Address:  Geo Muller, 2. Commercial Street, Bradford.  Cononley Hall, near Keighley, Yorks.
On the 30 January 1918 the 1/8th Bn Prince of Wales's Own (West Yorkshire Regiment) (Leeds Rifles) were sent to the 62nd (2/West Riding) Division absorbing the 2/8th Bn Prince of Wales's Own (West Yorkshire Regiment) (Leeds Rifles), to form the 8th Bn Prince of Wales's Own (West Yorkshire Regiment) (Leeds Rifles).
Norman is commemorated in the 'City of Bradford Great War 1914-1918 Roll of Honour'; St Peter’s Cathedral Church Parishioners’ War Memorial, Bradford and the Ilkley Grammar School War Memorial.
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: ---
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Captain Norman MULLER
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Prince of Wales’s Own (West Yorkshire Regiment)
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 62nd (2/West Riding) Division
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