Plaque HPS Buckley Burley in Wharfedale

This plaque commemorates Humphrey Paul Stennett Buckley who died in the First World War. He has no known grave and is commemorated on the Arras memorial, Pas de Calais, France.

In loving memory of
Humphrey Paul
Stennett Buckley
Capt. 7th Batt. East Yorkshire Regt.
only son of Eric Rede Buckley, M.A.
and Gertrude his wife of the vicarage, Burley
in Wharfedale. Killed in action near Roeux
France, 29th July 1917. Aged 22 years.
"The lads that have died in their glory and never been old"

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Source

  • Text: Simon Armstrong
  • Photos: Simon Armstrong