Ernest Medley (1884-1916)

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Ernest Medley

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:

MEDLEY, ERNEST. Rifleman. No R/19535. 2nd Battalion King's Royal Rifle Corps. Born Bay Hall, Huddersfield, 30.5.1884. Son of Joseph and Eliza Medley, 4 Hillside Avenue, Fartown. Educated Hillhouse Board School. Employed as a cloth finisher. Single. Enlisted 14.2.1916. Killed in action, 20.8.1916, aged 33 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated THIEPVAL MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- Christ Church, Woodhouse Hill; Fartown and Birkby War Memorial.

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