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Harbron, I., Sjt., D.C.M., 1917

Photo: James Pasby

On the Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France, is the name of 18/509 Serjeant Isaac Harbron serving with the 18th Battalion Durham Light Infantry who died 18/05/1917.

In Wheatley Hill Cemetery is a family headstone which reads:-

loving memory
the beloved wife of
Thomas Smith
who died at Wheatley Hill
April 10th 1917
aged 70 years

Thy will be done

Also of the above
Thomas Smith
died Aug. 4th 1919
aged 75 years
Also Serg. Isaac Harbron 18th D.L.I.
nephew of the above
who was killed in action in France May 18th 1917
aged 26 years

Isaac Harbron is remembered at Wheatley Hill on W114.01, W114.03, W114.04 and W114.06

He is also remembered as A. Harbron in The DLI Book of Remembrance page 122

The CWGC entry for Serjeant Harbron

If you know more about this person, please send the details to janet@newmp.org.uk