Regiment : 9th Battalion York and Lancaster Regiment. Formerly 161735 Royal Field Artillery.
Service number : 40406
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Killed in action on 28th May 1917
Buried : Railway Dugouts Burial Ground, Belgium, Grave IV. A. 22.
Birthplace : Worcester, enlisted Birmingham
Memorial : Areley Kings St Bartholomew's Church WW1 Memorial
Also appears on : Areley Kings War Memorial. Areley Kings School. Stourport Loyal Stanley Baldwin Lodge of Oddfellows.
Credits : Researched by Adrian Carter. Cathedral roll of honour books researched by Sandra Taylor.
Appears in the Worcester/Worcestershire Roll of Honour Book for army casualties located in Worcester Cathedral.
At one time Harry Elcox was in the employ of Mr. A.A. Joyner of Areley Kings. He was killed in action after four months active service.
Source for additional information: Kidderminster Times 14th July 1917.