Harry MOSLEY

Harry MOSLEY

  Male Abt 1890 - 1917  (~ 27 years)


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  • Name Harry MOSLEY 
    Born Abt. 1890  Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 8 May 1915  Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Enlisted with 16th Battalion Sherwood Foresters. Private 25931. for the duration of the war.

    Was promoted Lance Corporal July 1915. He lost this stripe in April 1916 for misconduct. (He lost a boot in the field and was required to pay for the replacement) Severely reprimanded shortly afterwards for not complying with an order.

    He was later attached to the Royal Engineers, but failed a trade test as a fitter.

    Died on active service in France. 
    Military Service Record
    Military Service Record
    British War Medal and Victory Medal Ribbon
    British War Medal and Victory Medal Ribbon
    Died 27 Apr 1917  Somme, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Died from Cerebro Spinal Meningitis while on active service in France and Flanders.
    Buried Aft 27 Apr 1917  British Cemetery, Puchevillers, Somme, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Puchevillers British Cemetery
    Puchevillers British Cemetery
    Person ID I5452  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 27 Apr 2019 

    Father Major Albert MOSLEY,   b. 5 Oct 1861, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1925, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Mother Mary Hannah HEMMINGRAY,   b. 4 Apr 1857, Heage, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1949, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 1882 
    Residence 1891  8 Union Rd, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1891 Census
    1891 Census
    Residence 1901  39 Orchard St, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1901 Census
    1901 Census
    Residence 1911  39 Orchard St, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1911 Census
    1911 Census
    Residence 1939  21 Burns St, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1939 Registration
    1939 Registration
    Family ID F1135  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt. 1890 - Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Enlisted with 16th Battalion Sherwood Foresters. Private 25931. for the duration of the war. Was promoted Lance Corporal July 1915. He lost this stripe in April 1916 for misconduct. (He lost a boot in the field and was required to pay for the replacement) Severely reprimanded shortly afterwards for not complying with an order. He was later attached to the Royal Engineers, but failed a trade test as a fitter. Died on active service in France. - 8 May 1915 - Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 Apr 1917 - Somme, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Aft 27 Apr 1917 - British Cemetery, Puchevillers, Somme, France Link to Google Earth
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