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Harold BINKS

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Surname: BINKS

Forename(s): Harold

Place of Birth: Well, Yorkshire

Service No: 235223

Rank: Private

Regiment / Corps / Service: Alexandra, Princess of Wales Own (Yorkshire Regiment)

Battalion / Unit: 13th (Service) Battalion

Division: 40th Division

Age: ---

Date of Death: 1918-03-22

Awards: ---

CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: Bay 5

CWGC Cemetery: ---

CWGC Memorial: ARRAS MEMORIAL

Non-CWGC Burial: ---

Local War Memorial: AYSGARTH, YORKSHIRE

Local War Memorial: WEST BURTON, YORKSHIRE

Additional Information:

Harold Binks was the son of Thomas and Elizabeth Binks, née Whitehead. Thomas was born at Well and Elizabeth at Thornton Watlass, Yorkshire.

1901 Snape, Yorkshire Census: Snape Park - Harrold [sic] Binks, aged 6 years, born Well, Yorkshire, son of Thomas and Elizabeth Binks.

1911 Snape, Yorkshire Census: Salmon House - Harrold [sic] Binks, aged 17 years, born Snape. [Harold was employed by George William Trotter, Farmer.]

British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte Harold Binks, 5057 and 235223, Yorkshire Regiment.

For additional information see: ‘Wensleydale Remembered - The Sacrifice made by the Families of a Northern Dale 1914-1918 and 1939-1945’ by Keith Taylor (2004, ISBN 1 898941 91 2).

Data Source: Local War Memorial

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Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---

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Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Alexandra, Princess of Wales Own (Yorkshire Regiment)

Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Alexandra, Princess of Wales Own (Yorkshire Regiment)

Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 40th Division

Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 40th Division

Data from Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914 - 1919 Records

Soldiers Died Data for Soldier Records

Surname: BINKS

Forename(s): Harold

Born: Well, Yorks

Residence: Aysgarth, Yorks

Enlisted: Leybourne

Number: 235223

Rank: Private

Regiment: Alexandra, Princess of Wales's Own (Yorkshire Regiment)

Battalion: 13th Battalion

Decorations:

Died Date: 22/03/18

Died How: Killed in action

Theatre of War: France & Flanders

Notes:

Data from Commonwealth War Graves Commission Records

CWGC Data for Soldier Records

Surname: BINKS

Forename(s): Harold

Nationality: United Kingdom

Service Number: 235223

Rank: Private

Regiment: Yorkshire Regiment (Alexandra, Princess of Wales's Own)

Unit: 13th Battalion

Age:

Awards:

Died Date: 1918-03-22

Additional Information:

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