Private Harold Atkins

Army Number: 3539

Battalion: 2nd Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment.

1 3 4

Born at Clay Cross, Derbyshire. Son of Martha Atkins. He enlisted at Chesterfield, Derbyshire, went to France 11th November 1914 and was killed in action, 15th February 1915, during the German attack on the trenches at Troyon, France.

Buried Houplines Communal Cemetery Extension, France. Plot 3, Row C. Grave 50.

Houplines Communal Cemetery Extension, France.

Private Harold Atkins is also commemorated on the following local memorials:-
Clay Cross War Memorial, Clay Cross, Derbyshire.