Hartley Kirkby

Hartley Kirkby

Birth 1894 Death 24th Mar 1918 Sgt .
South African Regiment

Personal Details

Place of Birth Cleator
Residence at Enlistment 33 , 4th Avenue , Roodepoort, North Transvaal
Residence (Roll of Honour) 33 , 4th Avenue , Roodepoort, North Transvaal
Residence 1911 Census 53 Main Street , Cleator
School(s) Attended
Religion/Church Attended C of E
Organisation Membership
Employment/Trade Blacksmith
Place of Work
Family (Parents and Grandparents) Son of the late Sarah Lanyon ( formerly Kirkby)
Siblings Annie Mary , Jonathan Lawson, David Robertson
Wife's Name and Maiden Name
Remarriage of Widow
Children's Christian Name(s)
Family Connection to Roll of Honour


The Victory Medal
The Victory Medal
The British War Medal, 1914-18
The British War Medal, 1914-18

Military Details

Regiment at Enlistment South African Regiment
Battalion at Enlistment 4th
Rank at Enlistment Sgt .
Naval Vessels Served
Service Number at Enlistment
Date of Enlistment 30 August 1915
Place of Enlistment Transvaal ,South Africa
Other Regiment
Other Battalion
Other Rank
Date of Transfer to other Regiment
Service Facts War Office Daily List No.5539 13/4/1918 Listed as MIssing
Battalion Diary or Nautical Facts

Death and Memorial Details

Age at Death 24
Date of Death 24th Mar 1918
Regiment at Death South African Regiment
Battalion/Vessel at Death 4th
Rank at Death 2nd Ltn.
Circumstances of Death Killed in Action
Service Number at Death
Field of Action at Death France
Place of Death Somme
Battle at Death Battle of Marrieres Wood
Grave/Memorial Image No image.
Location of Grave/Memorial POZIERES MEMORIAL
Grave Position Panels 95-98.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission Link https://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/1583931/kirkby,-hartley/
Grave/Memorial Country
Private Memorial Methodist Church Cleator Moor


Link #1 http://www.southafricawargraves.org/search/details.php?id=12317
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