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RAMC profile of:
Harold HORSLEY
[Service No:  7982]
 
 


Place or Date
of Birth:
Derby

Service Number: 7982

TF Number:

Rank: Pte

Unit:

Attached To: H.M.H.S. "Asturias"

Enlistment Location: Derby

Also Served:

Outcome: Drowned

Date Died: 21/03/1917
Age Died: 36

Where Buried and/or Commemorated: Horsley (St Clement) Churchyard. UK

Awards:

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Other Information:

Harold entered the war on board a hospital ship on 28th August 1914. He was serving on H.M.H.S. “Asturias” when, on the night of the 21st March, 1917, she was torpedoed in the English Channel by a U Boat 5 miles South of Start Point. The “Asturias” was beached, but thirty five men lost their lives in the attack, Harold being one of them. He was the husband of Alice Horsley of Pit Lane, Smalley, Derbyshire


 
Additional Information: Date Added: Thursday 06 September, 2012
 
Husband of Alice Horsley of Pit Lane Smalley 5 children. (Occupation) Joiner at the Mapperley Colli...
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