Harold was killed when a shell landed near him.
Date of death has been updated from 2016 to 1918 as recorded in CWGC
Son of Charles and Sarah Watson of 52 Galgate (Fruiterer and poultry dealer).
Harold had worked as a clerk at the Barnard Castle Gas Company. The company recorded the service that he had given them at their following A.G.M in 1919. After being a member of the Durham Light Infantry, Harold was transferred to the K.O.Y.L.I., and was sent to France on 8th August 1917.