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  • Commonwealth war grave headstone marking his grave at Couin New British Cemetery, Pas de Calais. Courtesy of Murray Biddle
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Ilkeston Derbyshire
Harold was born in 1892 in Ilkeston amd was the son of Arthur a brewer and waiter and Mary A Wharmby of 29 Querneby Road Mapperley Nottingham and the brother of Dorothy and Florence Wharmby . In the 1911 census the family are living at the 'school house' Querneby Road, Mapperley, Nottingham , Harold is 19 years of age, single and a draughtsman.
14 Nov 1916
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175281 - CWGC Website
3151
Private
24th Bn Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment)
Harold enlisted in Nottingham and served with the Royal Fusiliers 24th battalion London Regiment. His medal index card shows he first entered a theatre of war in France on 15th November 1915 . He died of wounds received on 14th November 1916 and is buried in Couin British Cemetery, Pas De Calais, France grave reference VI A 7
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  • Commonwealth war grave headstone marking his grave at Couin New British Cemetery, Pas de Calais. Courtesy of Murray Biddle
    Harold Arthur Wharmby - Commonwealth war grave headstone marking his grave at Couin New British Cemetery, Pas de Calais. Courtesy of Murray Biddle