Private Harold Abell

South Staffordshire Regiment

Died: Monday 23 April 1917 (aged 35)

Connected records

Record:
ABELL, HAROLD
Additional information:
Husband of Annie E. Abell, of 4, Warmbrook, Wirksworth, Derbyshire.
Cemetery:
ARRAS MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Bay 6.
Country:
France

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Private Harold Abell

Private Harold Abell 173. Unit: 9th Battalion, 3rd Brigade, Australian Imperial Force. Death: 21 April 1916 Western Front
CWGC family info: Son of George and Mary Eliza Abell, of Granville St., Brisbane, Queensland. Native of Leicester, England.

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Name recorded:
Abell, Harold
Memorial:
St Mary The Virgin Church - WW1 (WMR 14502)
Location:
Wirksworth, Derbyshire
Name recorded:
Abell, Harold
Memorial:
St Anne's Church WW1 (WMR 12573)
Location:
Wandsworth, Greater London

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Name:
Captain M H Abell
Context:
commander
Date:
23 Apr 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 27 Brigade Royal Field Artillery. (page 698)
Name:
Second Lieutenant A R Abell
Context:
Missing in action
Date:
23 Apr 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Devonshire Regiment (page 152)