Gardiner, Harold

Harold Gardiner, Private 17243, 1st Battalion, Grenadier Guards
Died 10th September 1916 in the Somme, France, aged 28


Gardiner-H 1917Cheshire017Park Green E-GEARLY LIFE

Of Buxton Road, Macclesfield.

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Harold’s death was reported in the Macclesfield Times of 29 September 1916.




Private Harold Gardiner has no known grave and he is named on Pier and Face 8 D of the Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France. The Commonwealth War Graves Commission holds casualty details for Private Harold Gardiner.

In Macclesfield, Harold Gardiner is commemorated on the Park Green, Town Hall and St Michael’s Church war memorials.


Gardiner, Harold — 1 Comment

  1. Hi,regarding the above H Gardiner,i can provide you with background info on him and his family if you require it,i am a decendant of this family and other WW1 Macclesfield area family members who served in this war.Many regards.Eddie