Harry George Melton

75903, Private Harry George Melton, age 19
2nd Battalion, London Regiment (Royal Fusiliers)
Died 29 April 1918

Private 75903, 2nd Battalion, London Regiment (Royal Fusiliers). Died 29/04/1918. Age 19.

 

Son of Harry Melton and Emma nee Lambert, born in Nacton in 1899. The family moved to 25 King's Street, Walton before 1911. Harry was the youngest of five children, Helen b. 1888, Maud b. 1892, Edith b. 1894 & Ernest b. 1895

 

Harry died of wounds 29th April 1918 and is buried at Crouy British Cemetery, Crouy-sur-Somme. On the memorial the initials are shown as "H S"

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Harry George Melton

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Royal Fusiliers

Grave at Crouy British Cemetery

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Pension Record