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Private E L Wrather


Claro Times  -  20th March 1915

Private E L Wrather, West Yorks Regiment, of New Park, was killed in action in the last week of February. He was 24 years of age, and had been in the Army just over 7 years, serving in India, Malta, and the Balkan States. He joined the 2nd West Yorkshire Regiment in 1908, was transferred to the 1st West Yorks in India, and again transferred back to the 2nd West Yorks, coming back to England.


Harrogate Herald - 30th April 1919

Photo - Lance Corporal L Wrather, Duke of Wellington's Regiment, commended for bravery, August, 1918, died, September, 1918.

Photo - Private E L Wrather, 2nd West Yorks, killed 23rd February, 1915.

Photo - Private Joseph Wrather, West Yorks, is presumes to have been killed in September, 1916.

Three sons of Mr and Mrs L Wrather, of Ben Rhydding, late of New Park, Harrogate.


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