Leonard Horace Sykes Private - 7th Battalion, The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders Regiment


  • Last name:Sykes
  • Initials:L.H.
  • Nationality:Great Britain
  • Date of birth:29-12-1914
  • Place of birth:118 Martin Street, Leicester, Leicestershire,
  • Homeland:Great Britain
  • Age :29
  • Family:Son of Robert Sykes(1811-1929) and Alice Maud Sykes-Atkinson (1885-1968). Married 25 March 1939 at St. Michael and All Angels Church, Thurmaston, Leicestershire to Edna D. Sykes. His home address in 1939 is listed as 144 Beaumanor Road, Leicester.
  • Army number:4864765
  • Rank:Private
  • Unit:7th Battalion, The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders Regiment
  • Division:51st (Highland) Division
  • Details:Worked as a Hosiery Counterman
  • Deceased on:14-11-1944
  • Field grave: 51th Highland Division burial ground Maaseik, Belgium.
  • Place Cemetery: Mierlo
  • Cemetery Name: Mierlo War Cemetery
  • Land Cemetery: Netherlands
  • Plot Cemetery: VI
  • Row Cemetery: D
  • Number Cemetery: 2
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