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Summary of information held for Harold Brooke Forsdike.

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First Name
Harold Brooke
Surname
Forsdike
Decorations/Medals
Died / Served
Died
Date of Death
1/7/16
Where / How / Information
France & Flanders
Age
20
Service Number
Rank
Lieutenant
Army Regiment/ Navy / Airforce
York & Lancs
Batallion / Ship / Squadron
14th (Service) (2nd Barnsley) Battalion
Attachments / Former Regiment
Memorial / Roll of Honour Information
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Where Born
Sheffield 1896
Where Enlisted
Where Resided
Sheffield
De Ruvigny Vol/Page
De Ruvigny Photo
Image Available
Headstone Image
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Medal Index Card
Service Papers Exist on Ancestry
CWGC Additional Information
Son of W. D. Forsdike of Parkfield House Sheffield.
CWGC Grave / Memorial
Thiepval Memorial Pier and Face 14A and 14B
Prisoner of War
Newspaper Clipping Date
Further Information
Died on 1st day of the Battle of the Somme his name appears on the Thiepval Memorial. The memorial states his age as 24 but he was actually 20 he maybe lied about his age when he joined up. One or the 4 Forsdike Brothers
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