Lance Corporal Henry Morgan

Rank or Title

Date of Death

16 Aug 1917


E.W. Hart, Windmill Road

Service Number


Place of Birth

United Kingdom

World War I Address

8 Peach Street
United Kingdom

Place of Death


Grave Location

No known grave

War Memorial Location

Soldier or Civilian

  • Soldier


The Luton News , 22nd November 1917
L-Cpl Henry Morgan

L-Cpl Henry Morgan, 41476, 13th Battalion Royal Irish Rifles, was killed in action on August 16th, 1917, although for a long period afterwards he was reported only as missing.

He had enlisted in the Bedfordshire Regiment (No. 3929) in September 1914 and was drafted to Gallipoli in the Dardanelles campaign the following year. He was invalided home with dysentery and septic poisoning, before being transferred to the Irish Rifles in January 1917 and sent to France.

He was married, his widow living at 8 Peach Street, Luton, and before joining up had worked for bleachers and dyers E. W. Hart & Co, of Windmill Road.

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L-Cpl Henry Morgan

Author: Deejaya

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