Saturday 5 April 2014

Cudworth Cemetery, Harold Porter RAMC

Harold Porter remembered on the family gravestone (photo taken 28 March 2014)

War Memorials Archive listing

War Memorials Online listing

Photograph by BarnsleyHistorian

Monumental Inscription by Barnsley Family History Society

Grave Location and Inscription: 

Section ASE    Row 1    No 4
In loving memory of / Harold / the beloved son of / William Henry & / Susannah Porter / who was killed in action / near Havrincourt / Octr 10th 1917 aged 28 years / also Lillian Irene / their beloved daughter / who died May 20th 1908 / aged 6 years and 10 months / Till the day dawns / also the above named William Henry Porter / who died March 6th 1934 / aged 73 years / also the above named Susannah Porter / who died Sept 19th 1942 aged 82 years.

Read more about Harold on Barnsley Soldiers Remembered

Harold is also remembered on the Cudworth War Memorial, the Fallen Scholars Memorial Tablet in Cudworth Wesleyan Methodist Church and on his own personal Memorial Tablet in the same Church.

The Cudworth Local History and Heritage Group's book, Lest Cudworth Forgets, includes more information on him.

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