Bull, Harry

Harry Bull, L/Cpl 49138, 17th Battalion, The King’s (Liverpool Regiment)
Killed in action 1st August 1917 near Ypres, Belgium, aged 20

 

EARLY LIFE

More information will be added here when research is complete.

Son of Mrs. Annie Bull, of Broken Cross, Macclesfield.

 

WW1 SERVICE

 

COMMEMORATION

L/Cpl Harry Bull has no known grave and is commemorated on Panel Ref. 4 and 6 of the Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial in Belgium. The Commonwealth War Graves Commission holds casualty details for L/Cpl Harry Bull, and he is listed on the Imperial War Museum’s Lives of the First World War website.

In Macclesfield, L/Cpl Harry Bull is commemorated on the Park Green, Town HallSt Michael’s Church and Park Street Methodist Church war memorials, and on St John’s Church roll of honour.

 

NOTES

 

SOURCES

Commonwealth War Graves Commission website
Lives of the First World War website

Macclesfield Advertiser: 9 November 1917

With thanks to Mr Hadfield for the photograph of Harry Bull.


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