Harry was one of three locals, all age 16, who joined the Army together. Of the three, Harry was killed rescuing a comrade, one was wounded and the third wrote to Harry’s parents informing them of their son’s death.
Harry was the youngest soldier from Burnley to die.
Towneley Hall Museum,
Burnley BB11 3RQ
Adults: £5 for a 12-month pass
Children (17 and under): FREE
Students with valid ID: FREE
From the 6th July Towneley Hall will be opening to the public with COVID safe measures in place. Our opening hours will be Saturday to Thursday, 12-4.45pm (last entry at 4pm).
To manage visitor numbers Towneley Hall will be operating a booking system for people to enter the hall. Please book your visit with us here: towneley.org.uk/book-your-visit
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