Harry Rayment

Name

Harry Rayment

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

10/04/1918
28

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
29352
The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment
9th Bn.

Awards

British War and Victory medals

Cemetery/Memorial

CROIX-DU-BAC BRITISH CEMETERY, STEENWERCK
Sp. Mem. E. 31.
France

Headstone

>Not Researched

UK Memorials

Hertingfordbury Village Memorial
Church of St Mary and St John Church Roll of Honour, Hertingfordbury
Birch Green War Memorial
Birch Green School Memorial
Not on the Wormley memorials

Pre War

Born in December 1889 in Wormley, Herts. to Alexander and Mary Rayment. Baptised 6 March 1892 at Hertingfordbury. He was living in the baker’s shop, Hertingfordbury in 1891, 1901 and 1911 when he was a baker’s assistant.

Married Emmie Florence Hummerston (Sept 1890 – 1979) on 29 October 1916 in Bengeo and lived at 1 New Cottages, Birch Green, Hertingfordbury.

Wartime Service

Enlisted in Hertford. Formerly 86502, Middlesex Regiment. Killed in action. Served in France and Flanders.

Additional Information

Widow granted war gratuity of £5.10s. and granted probate on 15 February in London with effects of £127. 11s.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox, Alex Fayer, Brenda Palmer