Photograph courtesy of Lisa.
Born: 1915, Ipswich.
Died: 29th June 1944; Age: 28.
Enlisted: Royal Artillery.
Rank: Private; Service Number: 820703.
Regiment: King’s Own Yorkshire Light Infantry, 1/4th Battalion.
Panel 16, Column 2.
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of C.J. & Martha B. Girling, of 8, Ransome Crescent, Ipswich.
Father: Charles Joseph Girling, born November 1884, Ipswich. A Dock & Wharf Labourer.
Mother: Martha Baker Girling (nee Hancock), born November 1887, Ipswich.
Harry is also remembered on the war memorial at St. Augustine of Hippo Church, Ipswich.
Harry (standing right) with his parents Charles & Martha and brother Victor Alexander Girling (also served with the K.O.L.Y).