Harold Wride was born in Bridgewater, Somerset. In 1911 he was a mason and was living with this parents Samuel and Ellen Wride, sister Elsie and Lilian, and brothers Arthur and William at 2 Andrew Rd, Cogan. He served in “C” Battery. 75th Brigade, the Royal Horse Artillery and Royal Field Artillery with the rank of Driver (service number 13934). Harold was killed in action on 7th August1917 aged 28. He is buried at II. E. 33., Canada Farm Cemetery and is commemorated on grave B2 in St Dochdwy’s churchyard.