Richard George Harradine

Name

Richard George Harradine

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

28/08/1915
21

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
1763
Hertfordshire Yeomanry
1/1 "B" Troop

Awards

1914 /15 Star, British War and Victory medals

Cemetery/Memorial

HELLES MEMORIAL
Panel 18
Turkey (including Gallipoli)

Headstone

>Not Researched

UK Memorials

Hertfordshire Yeomanry Memorial, St Albans Abbey, Herts.
Letchworth Town Memorial
Not on the Ickleford memorials

Pre War

Born on 14 May 1894 in Ickleford, son of Alfred and Louisa Harradine. Baptised on 17 July 1894 at Ickleford. (mother later lived at of 12 Salisbury Avenue, Stanford le Hope, Essex). 1901 Census was living with family at Charlton, where his father was a carpenter. Lived in Meadow Way, Letchworth.

Wartime Service

Enlisted at Hertford. Died at sea from wounds received in action.

Additional Information

His pay owing was divided between mother Louisa, brother Bertie and sister Rosie. A war gratuity of £3 was divided between his mother Louisa and sister in law Eliza Annie. (date of death given as 27.8.1915 on Register of Soldiers Effects) Brother of Willi

Acknowledgments

Dan Hill, Janet Capstick, Jonty Wild, Brenda Palmer