Aked, Henry


War Service:
Private 15523 HENRY AKED of 12th battalion, West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own) was killed in action on 14 July 1916, aged 26. He first went to France on 7 October 1915.

He is buried in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery, Longueval on the Somme.

Location of Memorial:
He is also remembered on the memorial at the church of St James, Hatcham.

He was the son of Edwin and Emma Aked, of 36, Pagnell St., New Cross.


Contributed By: Andy Pepper

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