Colgate man dies - November 1914

World War I daily bulletin from the Horsham district
World War I daily bulletin from the Horsham district

On this Armistice Day we include a sad report from the County Times 100 years ago.

Beedingwood House in Colgate was an impressive house but was demolished in 2007.

“Deep sympathy is expressed with the Rev E.D.L. Harvey, J.P.of Beedingwood, in the loss of his second son, Second-Lieutennant Douglas Lennox Harvey, coming as it does close upon the news that his elder son Mr F.L. Harvey is missing.

“Both were in the 9th Lancers... A memorial service will be held in Colgate Church on Monday November 16.”