Regiment : 4th Battalion Worcestershire Regiment
Service number : 31102
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Killed in action on 12th March 1917
Buried : Commemorated on Cambrai Memorial, Louverval, France, Panel 6.
Birthplace : Born and enlisted Redditch, Worcestershire
Memorial : Redditch War Memorial
Harold’s wife placed a memorial message for him in The Redditch Indicator, 29th December 1917.
Redditch Indicator report taken from Redditch at War by Alan Foxall and Ray Saunders, Breedon Books 2004.
Harold Thornton has no known grave, the photograph available shows his name on Cambrai Memorial.