British War Medal correctly named to 23521 Pte WH Pollitt LN Lan R
William Harry (Henry) was born in March 1893 in Breightmet Lancashire to James and Elizabeth. He served with the 6Bn LNL and also as 77119 in the 2nd Garrison Bn Northumberland Fusiliers. He served in Mesopotamia from June 1916 until February 1919. He is entitled to a pair.
In the 1911 Census he was working as a cotton dyer/bleacher living in Ainsworth
A very dirty medal on original long silk ribbon