Private, West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales’s Own)
Service number: 14546173
Died 21 Jun 1944
Buried Kirkee War Cemetery, India
‘LOUIS PASSED AWAY 30TH DAY SIVAN 5704. MOURNED BY FATHER, BROTHERS AND SISTERS’
Louis was born on 21 April 1924 in Leeds, Yorkshire to Poland born parents Isaac and Hannah nee Shilkraut and he was one of seven children. Their father Isaac was a tailor and Louis in 1939 was listed as a tailor’s apprentice.
Louis enlisted into the West Yorkshire Regiment and was serving in India when he died. His records state that he died as a result of an accident.