Regiment : 1st/8th Battalion Worcestershire Regiment
Service number : 241563
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Killed in action on 24th April 1917
Buried : Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, France, Pier and Face 5A and 6C.
Birthplace : Born and enlisted Pershore, Worcestershire
Memorial : Pershore Abbey
Also appears on : Pershore C of E School now in Pershore Working Men's Club
Additional information on the memorial: Worcestershire Regiment
Newlands. 8th Worcesters. 24th April 1917.
Additional information from Pershore Parish Records, Holy Cross, Film No 216/7, available at Worcestershire Archives.
Trudy Burge has created the WW1 Pershore website to commemorate the men from Pershore who served their country from 1914 to 1918: http://pershoreww1.webs.com/
Link still valid 13th November 2016
Harry Stanton has no known grave, the photograph available shows his name on Thiepval Memorial.