Private Harry Clitheroe (14538)
- Alternative title
- Death in Basra
- Private Clitheroe served with the King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment), 6th Batallion.
He served in the Dardenelles and later died of dysentry in Iraq on 20th May 1916.
He is buried at Basra and remembered on the Basra Memorial.
- Elizabeth Danskin
- Person 1
- Harry Clitheroe
- Summary description of items
- A Memorial plaque and case
A trio of medals
Photograph of Private Clitheroe
Photograph of Eleanor Jane Clitheroe (his mother)
Letter written by Private Clitheroe's half-brother telling of his war service.
- The story begins ...
- 1914 – 1916
- Gallipoli Front and Middle East
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