PULLY Lionel Jack
Regiment : 2nd Battalion Royal Berkshire Regiment
Service number : 42392
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Killed in action on 27th April 1918
Buried : Crucifix Corner Cemetery, Villers-Bretonneux, France, Grave III. A. 12.
Birthplace : Born and resident Redditch, enlisted Stourbridge
Memorial : Redditch War Memorial
Also appears on : Redditch St George's Church WW1 Memorial surname spelt Pulley
Appears in the Worcester/Worcestershire Roll of Honour Book for army casualties located in Worcester Cathedral.
The following information has been researched by Jillian Coombes:
The Bromsgrove, Droitwich and Redditch Messenger, Saturday 22nd June 1918:
Other Local Casualties
Pulley L. (42392) – Royal Berks from Redditch
Bromsgrove, Droitwich and Redditch Messenger digitised by and courtesy of Martin Stephens: http://www.bromsgrovebmsgh.co.uk
Lionel Jack Pulley was born in 1899 in Redditch. On the 1901 census he is called Jack, aged 2 and lived with his parents John and Ada Pulley and siblings, including Reggy aged 12, at 185 St Georges Road, Redditch. On the 1911 census Jack, aged 12, scholar, lived with his parents John and Ada and siblings at 153 Beoley Road, Redditch. His brother Reginald Pulley was killed in Belgium in 1917.