LILLEY Harold Frederick
Regiment : 2nd/8th Battalion Worcestershire Regiment
Service number : 242512
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Killed in action aged 20 on 27th August 1917
Buried : Commemorated on Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium, Panel 75 to 77.
Birthplace : Born and enlisted Redditch, Worcestershire
Relatives : Son of Henry and Harriet Frances Lilley, 77 Prospect Rd., Redditch.
Memorial : Redditch War Memorial
Also appears on : Redditch St George’s Church WW1 Memorial
Credits : Researched by Jillian Coombes.
The Bromsgrove, Droitwich and Redditch Messenger, Saturday 20th October 1917:
Previously Reported Wounded now Reported Wounded and Missing
Lilley F. H (242512) from Redditch
Bromsgrove, Droitwich and Redditch Messenger digitised by and courtesy of Martin Stephens: http://www.bromsgrovebmsgh.co.uk
Registered at birth as Harold Frederick Lilley in 1894 in Redditch. On the 1911 census Harold Lilley aged 17, Hair Dresser (assistant) lived with his parents Henry Lilley aged 48, Hair Dresser, own account, Harriet Frances Lilley aged 48 and siblings at White Cottage, Ipsley, near Redditch.
Frederick Lilley has no known grave, the photograph available shows his name on Tyne Cot Memorial.