Sydney Erling Morley

Private 19006

Depot., Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.)

Sydney Erling Morley died on 1st February 1916, aged 26 years, and was buried in KINGSWAY OLD CEMETERY, Kirkby-in-Ashfield, Notts.

He was born c1890 at North Heigham, Norwich, Norfolk, and was the third son of William Chilvers and Mary Elizabeth Morley. William Chilvers Morley was a Coal Collector, and a native of Norwich. The family had moved to Kirkby-in-Ashfield sometime before 1901, and were living at Kirkby in 1916. They later moved to 30, Nottingham Road, Mansfield.


Notts Free Press, 11th February 1916



From ‘Soldiers who died in the Great War 1914-19 – Part 49 The Sherwood Foresters’

MORLEY Sydney Erling. Born Norwich, Norfolk, enlisted Mansfield (resides Kirkby-in-Ashfield, Notts). 2nd Bn., Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.). Private 19006, died, at home, 1st February 1916.



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