HENRY THOMAS DYER

 

HARRY

 

Born: 1894, Bures St. Mary, Suffolk.

Died: 8th August 1918; age 24; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Redhill, Surrey.

Date of Entry Therein: 1st September 1915 – France.

Rank: Corporal; Service Number: 301613; Regiment: Royal Tank Corps, 13th Battalion.

Formerly 4828, Middlesex Regiment.

Medals Awarded: Victory & British War & 1915 Star.

 

Grave Reference:

II.D.5.

Heath Cemetery,

Harbonnieres,

Somme,

France.

 

Relatives Notified & Address: Son of William & Mary Dyer, of 263, Bramford Road, Ipswich.

 

CENSUS

 

1901   Sudbury Road, Bures St. Mary, Suffolk.

 

Henry was 6 years old and living with his parents & sister.

William Dyer, 40, a Tanner, born Bures St. Mary, Suffolk.

Mary Dyer (nee Cansell), 40, born Bures St. Mary.

Mabel Susannah Dyer, 10, born Bures St. Mary.

 

1911   20, Surbiton Road, Ipswich.

 

Harry was 16 years old, a Shop Assistant – Clothing. He was living with his parents & & sister.

William, 50, a Tanner’s Labourer – Tannery.

Mary, 50.

Mabel, 20, a Shop Assistant – Drapery.

 

Royal Tank Corps, 13th Battalion:

http://www.longlongtrail.co.uk/army/regiments-and-corps/tank-corps-in-the-first-world-war/

 Middlesex Regiment:

http://www.longlongtrail.co.uk/army/regiments-and-corps/the-british-infantry-regiments-of-1914-1918/the-duke-of-cambridges-own-middlesex-regiment/

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