Dunthorne, Harold William

BORN PENDLETON, SALFORD 13/091897. SON OF WILLIAM KING DUNTHORN (1865-1940) & ANN SHAND MACKAILL (1864-1937) OF THIS CWGC ADDRESS. SON OF A GENERAL LABOURER. HE HAD ONE BROTHER AND THREE SISTERS. HE ENLISTED IN SALFORD. SERVED WITH THE 1/7TH LANCAHIRE FUSILIERS. DIED OF WOUNDS, ON 27/03/1918, AGED 21. UNMARRIED. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS FATHER, WILLIAM K.

HIS NAME IS LISTED ON ST MATHEWS CHURCH, BOULEVARD. THIS WAS HIS 1918 MILITARY VOTERS ADDRESS.

HE IS BURIED AT DOUCHY-LES-AYETTE BRITISH CEMETERY, PAS DE CALAIS, FRANCE, HIS GRAVE INSCRIPTION, READS, “GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN”


First name:
HAROLD WILLIAM
Military Number:
281164
Rank:
Private
Date Died
27/03/1918
Place died:
DOUCHY-LES-AYETTE BRITISH CEMETERY, PAS DE CALAIS, FRANCE
Age:
21
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