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Henry Armistead STOREY

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Surname: STOREY

Forename(s): Henry Armistead

Place of Birth: Downholme, Yorkshire

Service No: 20524

Rank: Private

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

Battalion / Unit: 9th (Service) Battalion

Division: 23rd Division

Age: 24

Date of Death: 1916-08-02

Awards: ---

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

Additional Information:

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

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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: 23rd Division

Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 23rd Division

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Surname: STOREY

Forename(s): Henry Armistead

Born: Downholme, Yorkshire

Residence: Carperby, Yorkshire

Enlisted: Leyburn, Yorkshire

Number: 20524

Rank: Private

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

Battalion: 9th Battalion

Decorations:

Died Date: 1916-08-02

Died How: Died of wounds

Theatre of War: France & Flanders

Notes:

Data from Commonwealth War Graves Commission Records

CWGC Data for Soldier Records

Surname: STOREY

Forename(s): Henry Armistead

Nationality: United Kingdom

Service Number: 20524

Rank: Private

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

Unit: 9th Battalion

Age: 24

Awards:

Died Date: 1916-08-02

Additional Information: Son of Fred and Maria Storey, of Bardin Lane Farm, Constable Burton, Yorks.

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