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Forename(s): Henry Armistead
Place of Birth: Downholme, Yorkshire
Service No: 20524
Regiment / Corps / Service: Alexandra, Princess of Wales Own (Yorkshire Regiment)
Battalion / Unit: 9th (Service) Battalion
Division: 23rd Division
Date of Death: 1916-08-02
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: I. M. 52.
CWGC Cemetery: ALBERT COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: CARPERBY, YORKSHIRE
Local War Memorial: EAST HAUXWELL, YORKSHIRE
Henry Armistead Storey was the son of Frederick and Maria Storey, née Armistead. Frederick was born at Spennithorne, Yorkshire and Maria at Warcop, Westmorland.
1901 Barden, near Leyburn, Yorkshire Census: Barden Lane - Henry A. Storey, aged 8 years, born Downholme, son of Frederick and Maria Storey. [Henry's family were living with his grandfather, Henry Storey, widower.]
1911 Constable Burton, Yorkshire Census: Studdah - Henry Storey, aged 17 years, born Walburn Hall, Downham. [Henry was living with his uncle and aunt, William and Elizabeth Jane Storey.]
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte Henry A. Storey, 20524, Yorkshire Regiment. Theatre of War first served in 2B [Balkans]. Date of entry therein: 21 November 1915.
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
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Alexandra, Princess of Wales Own (Yorkshire Regiment)
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 23rd Division
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