Private Harry Proctor
15469 11th East Lancashire Regiment
Killed in Action 1st July 1916, aged 26
Lived at 13 Coultate Street
Commemorated on the United Methodist, Claremont Street Memorial
Buried in Queens Cemetery, Puisieux, France
Burnley Express 5th August 1916 - 27th November 1917 - 25th May 1917

Brother Arthur Proctor also killed


Harry married Alice, and had a daughter Alice Proctor, born Feb 5 1916, Alice married Thomas Henry Crook, of Wigan, and had 3 children Helen, David and Jean. After my father died in 1954 my mother brought us all to Canada, I married Salvatore Fisico, my sister married Steve Deckert and my brother is married, his wifes name is Margaret. We all live in Ontario.

(Jean Fisico Grand daughter)

"His wife and mother visiting his grave on the Somme"




Back to Home Page Back to Burnley Roll of Honour