Name:
Gunner Harold Herbert Walley
Son of Richard & Jemima Walley.
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Memorial Service:
Cotton Abbots Farm, Waverton
Arnold House & King’s Chester & Reaseheath Agricultural College
H Battalion Royal Garrison Artillery
54310
WO 372/20/197139
17th September 1917 aged 20. Buried at Bluet Farm Cemetery Elverdinge near Ypres Ref; I F 49
Held at Waverton Presbyterian Chapel on 25th October 1917.
Described by Rector GMV Hickey of St James’ Christleton as “A young and ardent spirit”
  •  Portrait

    Portrait

  •  Commemorative Letter sent from the King to the Walley family

    Commemorative Letter sent from the King to the Walley family

Research:
David Cummings: Christleton Village Great War Voices Project
Thanks to Ed Walley & Family Cotton Farm
Mr & Mrs David Lunt Whitchurch
Seb Neal King’s School Chester
Chester Library: Cheshire Observer Files
Photo of grave at Bluet Farm: Anna Thompson Christleton High School
Poppies
Harold H. Walley | Christleton