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Info is wanted on two soldiers both called Deeley

By Black Country Bugle  |  Posted: June 28, 2014

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ON the subject of the First World War, can anybody in the Black Country area shed any details upon two soldiers with the surname Deeley?

1. Harry, born Oldswinford, Stourbridge, enlisted Stourbridge, No. 7873, Private, 5th Battalion Worcestershire Regiment. Died at home November 20, 1915.

2. Horace, born Old Hill, enlisted Brierley Hill, No. 7826, Private, 1st Battalion Royal Scots Fusiliers, killed in action, France and Flanders, April 22, 1915. His residence is given as Chasetown, Walsall.

What war memorials are these soldiers honoured upon?

W.G.A. Deeley,

126 Ridgacre Lane, Quinton.

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  • cherriot  |  November 09 2014, 7:43PM

    Harry Deeley (Private 7873) was my Great Grandfather