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Place of Birth: Leyburn, Yorkshire
Service No: 241634
Regiment / Corps / Service: Alexandra, Princess of Wales Own (Yorkshire Regiment)
Battalion / Unit: 1/5th Battalion
Division: 50th (Northumbrian) Division
Date of Death: 1917-04-28
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
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
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Alexandra, Princess of Wales Own (Yorkshire Regiment)
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 50th (Northumbrian) Division
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