MERGET Harry Walter
Regiment : 2nd Battalion Middlesex Regiment. Formerly 39437, York and Lancs Regiment.
Service number : G52492
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Killed in action on 27th May 1918
Buried : Commemorated on Soissons Memorial, France.
Birthplace : London, resident Wombwell, Yorkshire, enlisted Pontefract, Yorkshire
Memorial : Aston Fields War Memorial
Surname spelt Marget on Soldiers Died in the Great War.
Harry Merget was awarded the British War Medal and the Victory Medal. The contact details on his medal index card are for his uncle, Edward Rose Ridont, 13 Finstall Road, Aston Fields, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire. A note on the card states ‘O i/c. Recs. Housnlow, requests authy to dispose of medals 4.3.21.’