Large, Harold Emmott (1880-1915)
Sherborne School, UK, Book of Remembrance for former pupils who died in the First World War, 1914-1918.
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Details: Harold Emmott Large (1880-1915), born on 31 March 1880 at Surbiton, Surrey, the fifth son of Robert Emmott Large (1845-1926), solicitor, and Julia Ann Large (née Martin) (1840-1899) of Latchmore, Brockenhurst, Hampshire, formerly of West Field, Surbiton, Surrey.
Robert Large (1871-).
Henry Francis Large (1873-1913).
Philip Martin Large (1874-23 April 1915), 3rd Middlesex Regiment.
Herbert Edward Large (1877-15 February 1915), 3rd Middlesex Regiment.
Attended Elm House School, Surbiton, Surrey.
Attended Sherborne School (Harper House) September 1894-1899; 2nd XV.
Captain, Rifle Brigade (6th Battalion, Militia), 1900-1908.
South African War, Lieutenant, Middlesex Regiment, awarded Queen's Medal with clasp.
Lived at Plodstown, Mullingar, County Westmeath, Ireland, where he was a fine rider to hounds.
WW1, September 1914 obtained a Captaincy in the Rifle Brigade (The Prince Consort's Own), 10th (S.) Bn. Died at 60th Field Ambulance Hospital on 9 October 1915 from wounds received in action at Laventie, France.
Royal Irish Rifles Graveyard, Laventie, I. H. 13 www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/597660/LARGE,%20H%20E
Sherborne School: War Memorial Staircase; Book of Remembrance; Harper House roll of honour.