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- Harold's Life
Can be found in my book "My Family In The Great War" ...
- A Doctor's Sacrifice at Passchendael
His life was tragically taken from the bosom of his family with 3 small children. My mother Ursula w ...
- The London Gazette
For most conspicuous bravery. During recent operations Capt. Ackroyd
displayed the greatest gallantr ...
- Harold Ackroyd
In the space of thirteen months this highly sensitive man, a research scientist before the war, was ...
The 6th Berkshires formed part of the 53rd Brigade (18th Division), attached to the 30th Division, w ...
- Ackroyd's bravery
One individual recalls the gallant actions of Captain Ackroyd:
'He seemed to be everywhere; he ten ...
- Capt. J. N. Richardson
On 19th August Captain J. N. Richardson, one of his closest friends, wrote to Ackroyd's widow:
- Victoria Cross
His VC and MC were presented by King George V to Mabel and her five year old son Stephen on 26 Septe ...
- From the Southport Visiter dated 21st August 1917
The death is announced in action of Capt Harold Ackroyd M.C., R.A.M.C., brother of Lieut Edward Ack ...
- From the Southport War Memorial Book of Remembrance
Captain Ackroyd, said the official account in the "Gazette" of September 7th 1917, "utterly regardle ...
- ACKROYD, HAROLD
- Additional information:
- Son of Edward Ackroyd, of Southport; husband of Mabel R. Ackroyd, of Link Lodge, Malvern Link.
- BIRR CROSS ROADS CEMETERY
- Cemetery/memorial reference:
- Sp. Mem. 7.
- United Kingdom
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