GLAISBY, Kenneth

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Rank: Lieutenant

Year of death: 1917

Date of birth: QE Sept 1896

Date of death: 1.11.1917

Place of death: Langemarke, Belgium

Service number:

Regiment: Royal Horse Artillery & Royal Field Artillery, 2nd West Lancs Bde, attached 34th Battery (previously in the Territorials).

Medals: Family grave “Killed in action at Langemarke, Belgium”, age 21.

Cemetery location: Manor Road Cemetery, Terraces – Family grave

Where remembered?: Buried CWGC, Cement House Cemetery, Belgium, VC23
Remembered on family grave in Manor Road Cemetery, Scarborough.

Biographical Information

Born 1896 in York. Parents, Walter & Margaret Louise Glaisby. 1911 census, Kenneth at Uppingham School, Rutland age 14.

Inscription

In very loving memory of/WALTER GLAISBY/of York and Scarborough/died May 15th 1928/aged 72 years/also of KENNETH GLAISBY Lieut. RFA/dearly loved son of/WALTER and MARGARET GLAISBY/killed in action Langemarke, Belgium/November 1st 1917 aged 21 years/also of MARGARET LOUISE wife of WALTER GLAISBY/died April 7th 1948 aged 79/blessed are the pure in heart for they/shall see God.

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