1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Harry Ainsworth

Contributed by: Angela Cowans, on 2008-11-16

Harry Ainsworth
Rank
First Name Harry
Surname Ainsworth
Year of Birth 1883
Year of Death 1918
Regiment Durham Light Infantry
Place of Wartime Residence Gateshead, Durham

Harry's Story

My husband's Grandfather. Harry Ainsworth enlisted in April 1915. He served in the 18th Batallion Durham Light Infantry. He was killed at Outtersteene on 12th April 1918. He has no known grave and is commemorated on the memorial at Ploegsteert, Belgium. He left a widow, Eleanor, and 4 children.

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