Private Harry Falk was an English soldier of the British Army who died during the First World War.

He was born in 1895, at Hull, the son of Swedish mariner John and Annie Falk (née Burn), a tripe dealer of Hull. At the time of the 1911 census, Falk was apprenticing as a tailor while, living with his family at 89 Day Street.

Aged 21, Falk died on 13 November 1916, during the Somme Offensive on the Western Front, while serving with the 13th (Service) Battalion (4th Hull), The East Yorkshire Regiment.

He has no known grave and is commemorated by the Thiepval Memorial.


  • Falk, Harry, Retrieved 4 November 2012.

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