Rifleman Z/993 Harry Thomas Askew

Reason: Killed in Action
Date: 27 Apr 1915
Age:   24
Theatre: France and Flanders
Main Battle:   Second Battle of Ypres
Action:   Battle of St. Julien
CWGC Cemetery: Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Grave or Panel: Panels 46 to 48 and 50
SWFHS Memorial: Southam
     
Unit: 1st Battalion
Regiment: Rifle Brigade
Awarded: 1915 Star, British War and Victory Medals
Enlisted: Enlisted 3 Sep 1914 at Warwick
Arrived in Theatre:   France 5 Jan 1915
     
Born:   Sep Qtr 1891 at Long Itchington
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Baptised:   4 Oct 1891 at Long Itchington, Holy Trinity
   
Parents: Charles and Martha Askew [nee Billson]
1891 Address:   Lower Cuttle, Long Itchingham
  Census
1901 Address: Rose Cottage, Long Itchingham
Census
1911 Address: Melton Villa, Southam
Census
Occupation 1911:
Labourer at cement works
Census
CWGC Page:      
Private Askew
CWGC Memorial: Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial
SWFHS Memorial: Southam
Regimental History: Rifle Brigade