12086 Lance Corporal Harold Levy
1st July 1916
Born in Wood Green, London in 1898.
His parents were Joseph Levy(1866- 1946) and
Elsie Taylor (1870-1940).
They were married in 1893.
Harold had 2 brothers; Herbert(1894-1963) and
Bernard Charlton(09/01/1904-1977). He also had a sister Miriam Polly(10/08/1895-15/02/1962).
In the 1901 census,the family are recorded as living at
2 Avenue Road Tottenham,London. Joseph was was employed as a commercial traveller selling ironware.
Harold enlisted in London and his date of disembarkation into France was on 27/07/1915.
He was killed in action on 01/07/1916.
He was awarded the 1914-1915 Star,
the 1914-1918 British War and Allied Victory medals.
At the time of his death,the family were living at
1 Gwycliffe Cottages,Oakleigh Road,Whetstone,London.