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Henry PEACOCK

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Surname: PEACOCK

Forename(s): Henry

Place of Birth: Leyburn, Yorkshire

Service No: 241634

Rank: Private

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

Battalion / Unit: 1/5th Battalion

Division: 50th (Northumbrian) Division

Age: ---

Date of Death: 1917-04-28

Awards: ---

CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: P. I. E. 9B.

CWGC Cemetery: ST SEVER CEMETERY EXTENSION, ROUEN

CWGC Memorial: ---

Non-CWGC Burial: ---

Local War Memorial: MIDDLEHAM, YORKSHIRE

Additional Information:

Henry Peacock was the son of Isabel Peacock, the daughter of Mary Milner Peacock (later Hall), who was the daughter of Henry and Elizabeth Peacock. Isabel was born at Middleham, Yorkshire.

1891 Leyburn, Yorkshire Census: The Workhouse - Henry Peacock, aged 7 years, born Leyburn. [Thomas, his mother and two brothers were inmates.]

1901 Leyburn, Yorkshire Census: Hill Top House - Henry Peacock, aged 17 years, born Leyburn. [Henry was employed by Thomas John Ord, Farmer.]

1911 Middleham, Yorkshire Census: Henry Peacock, aged 27 years, born Leyburn, Yorkshire, son of Isabell Peacock (single).

British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte Henry Peacock, 4073 & 241634, 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: 50th (Northumbrian) Division

Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 50th (Northumbrian) Division

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

Soldiers Died Data for Soldier Records

Surname: PEACOCK

Forename(s): Henry

Born:

Residence:

Enlisted: Middleham, Yorkshire

Number: 241634

Rank: Private

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

Battalion: 5th Battalion

Decorations:

Died Date: 1917-04-28

Died How: Died of wounds

Theatre of War: France & Flanders

Notes:

Data from Commonwealth War Graves Commission Records

CWGC Data for Soldier Records

Surname: PEACOCK

Forename(s): H.

Nationality: United Kingdom

Service Number: 261634

Rank: Private

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

Unit: 5th Battalion

Age:

Awards:

Died Date: 1917-04-28

Additional Information:

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