Pierre, Harry Archibald: Service no. 158666

CVWM Page

Digitized Service Record not available date of post.

Source: September 1916 casualty.

Biography at C.G.W.P. Site

Son of Leon Alexandre Pierre, of 17, High St., West Tarring, Worthing, England, and the late Mary Elizabeth Pierre. Killed during the Battle of Flers-Courcelette where British tanks were first used. He stated he had previous service with the 19th (6 months) Medal collector has his Memorial Cross, other medals missing.

2176 – number in Welland Canal Force

Prior service –  6 months 19th Lincoln Regimen

Source

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“Killed in Action” He was killed whilst taking part in the attack and capture of Courcelette.

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