Bray-Elphick, Harold W

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"Harold W. Bray"

Harold William Bray-Elphick

Son of Walter William Bray-Elphick and Elizabeth Emma Bray-Elphick née Rimington

Born 13th September 1890 at Teddington, Middlesex

Baptised 26th October 1890 at Christ Church, Teddington, Middlesex

Lived at Peg Wolfington Cottage, High Street, Teddington

Educated at St Pauls School, Kingston Hill, Kingston-upon-Thames, Surrey

Working as a butcher when he enlisted into the British Army in 1908 (as Harold William Bray)

Served in India from January 1911 to November 1914, he then joined the B.E.F. in France

Acting Cpl (L/12339) with the Middlesex Regiment (Duke of Cambridge’s Own), 4th Battn.

Killed in action at Ypres in France on 29th September 1915, aged 25

Listed on the Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, West Flamders, Belgium

(See: Find A Grave Memorial #11982047)

Listed on the Teddington War Memorial, as Bray, H. Cor.

Listed on the Kingston Upon Thames War Memorial, as H.W. Bray

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