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Place of Birth: Carleton-in-Craven, Yorkshire
Service No: 20904
Regiment / Corps / Service: King’s Own (Yorkshire Light Infantry)
Battalion / Unit: Depot Battalion
Date of Death: 1918-11-25
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: I. 'U.' 307.
CWGC Cemetery: LEEDS (UPPER AND LOWER WORTLEY) CEMETERY
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial(s): Not Listed (View Names Not Listed on a Local War Memorial)
Stanley Richardson was the son of Norman and Frances Naylor Richardson, née Barraclough. Norman was born at Armley and Frances at Wortley, Yorkshire. Norman, a policeman, died in 1896, his death was registered at Skipton.
1901 Armley, Yorkshire Census: 53, Town Street - Stanley Richardson, aged 6 years, born Carlton [sic], Yorkshire, son of Frances Richardson, widow. [Frances and her children were living with her mother Sarah and step-father, James B. Oddy.]
1911 Wortley, Yorkshire Census: 13, Cedar Terrace - Stanley Richardson, aged 16 years, born Carlton, Yorkshire, son of Frances Richardson, widow.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte Stanley Richardson, 20904, Yorks L. I. Theatre of War: (1) France. Qualifying date [for 1914-15 Star]: 19.5.15. Died. [Stanley served in France with the 1st Bn King's Own (Yorkshire Light Infantry)].
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects: Pte Stanley Richardson, 20904, K.O.Y.L.I. Date and Place of Death: 25.11.18. Leeds. Pneu[monia]. To whom Authorised/Amount Authorised: Brother - John N. £12 5s. 9d. Sister - Edith A. £12 5s. 9d.
Data Source: Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-19 Records
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---
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