Col. Harold Hammond Aykroyd, MC, OBE

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Harold Hammond Aykroyd

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Birthplace: Bradford, Yorkshire, England
Death: Died
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Son of Sir William Henry Aykroyd, 1st Baronet and Emma Louisa Aykroyd
Brother of Sir Alfred Hammond Aykroyd, 2nd Baronet and George Hammond Aykroyd

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About Col. Harold Hammond Aykroyd, MC, OBE

  • Educated at Rugby School, Rugby, Warwickshire, England
  • Fought in the First World War
  • Decorated with the award of the Territorial Decoration (T.D.)
  • Decorated with the award of the Military Cross (M.C.)
  • Invested as a Officer, Order of the British Empire (O.B.E.) in 1935
  • Gained the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel in the service of the 4th Battalion, Duke of Wellington's Regiment (West Riding)
  • Gained the rank of Brevet-Colonel in the service of the 4th Battalion, Duke of Wellington's Regiment (West Riding)
  • Held the office of High Sheriff of Yorkshire in 1957
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Col. Harold Hammond Aykroyd, MC, OBE's Timeline

1896
April 7, 1896
Yorkshire, England
1974
January 6, 1974
Age 77