Corby, Henry Cecil

Henry Cecil 

Corby

1894 - 1915
Rank Private
Service no.200478
Regiment 7th Battalion Leicestershire Regiment
BirthplaceLeicester
DiedJune 26, 1915

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Henry Cecil
Corby

Henry was born in 1894 in Leicester to Arthur Corby, a pork butcher and Julia (nee Bell). They had 3 children-
Ernest Arthur 1885
Florence Alice 1888
Henry Cecil 1893

In 1901 census the family lived at 2 St. Saviour’s Hill.
In 1911 census they were at the same address and Henry was a drapers clerk.

Henry became Private 200478, 7th Battalion Leicestershire Regiment and went to France on 26.6.1915. He was Killed in Action on 22.3.1918, aged 24 and is on the Pozieres Memorial, Somme, France.

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