Regiment : 14th Battalion Gloucestershire Regiment
Service number : 21001
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : 23rd August 1916 aged 21
Buried : Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, France, Pier and Face 5A and 5B.
Relatives : Son of Mr and Mrs F. G. Riley 42 Brickkiln St., Harts Hill, Brierley Hill, Staffordshire
Memorial : Dudley St Augustine of Hippo WW1 Memorial
Also appears on : Dudley St Augustine of Hippo Church Holly Hall. Dudley War Memorial.
Credits : Researched by James Taylor. Cathedral Roll of Honour books researched by Sandra Taylor.
Additional information on the memorial: Glos Regt.
Appears in the Worcester/Worcestershire Roll of Honour Book for army casualties located in Worcester Cathedral.
Jesse Riley has no known grave, the photograph available shows his name on Thiepval Memorial.