Private Harry Dennis Gutteridge

Rank or Title

Date of Birth


Date of Death

5 Feb 1917

War time / or Pre War occupation

Straw hat stiffener

Service Number


Place of Birth

Leighton Buzzard
United Kingdom

World War I Address

207 North Street
United Kingdom

Place of Death


Grave Location

No known grave

War Memorial Location

Soldier or Civilian

  • Soldier


The Luton News , 6th December 1917
Pte Harry Dennis Gutteridge

Pte Harry Dennis Gutteridge, 27949, 7th Battalion Royal Fusiliers, was reported missing in action on February 5th, 1917, but his death on that date was not confirmed until the following November.

Born in Leighton Buzzard, Harry Gutteridge was a son of widow Mary Ann Isabella and the late Dennis Gutteridge. At the time of his death his family were living at 8 Holly Walk, Luton.

In the 1911 Census Harry was described as a straw hat stiffener. In early 1915 he had married Martha Ann Charlotte Preece, daughter of William and Elizabeth Preece, of 207 North Street, Luton. Martha was living at her family home at the time of her husband's death. She remarried in 1919.

Individual Location

Pte Harry Dennis Gutteridge

Author: Deejaya

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