MORLEY, William Henry


Rank: Lance Corporal

Year of death: 1916

Date of birth: 1895

Date of death: 23/7/1916

Place of death: France

Service number: 19861

Regiment: 2nd Battalion Yorkshire Regiment


Cemetery location: Section M

Where remembered?: Thiepval Memorial

Biographical Information

William was born in Scarborough, son of William Henry and Ellenor Elizabeth of 80 Highfield. William worked as an apprentice joiner. He enlisted in Scarborough and went to Richmond on basic military training before serving in France. He took part in the assault on Guillemont, where he lost his life. His body was never recovered.

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