Name Colin McLaren LEYS   
Rank/Number 2nd Lieutenant    
Regiment/Unit Bedfordshire Regiment / 8th Battalion
Age/Date of death 22 / 15 Sep 1916 
How died/Theatre of war Killed in action / 
Residence at death  
Cemetery Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France 
Grave Reference Pier & Face 2C 
Location of memorial High Wycombe, Royal Grammar School  
Date/Place of birth 21 Aug 1894 / Hampton Hill, Middx
Date/Place of baptism  
Occupation of Casualty clerk Royal Mail Steam Packet Co 
Parents/Occupation late John Kirkwood Leys & Ellen Leys / author, novelist & journalist
Parents' Address Five Trees Bungalow, Pensham Hill, Pershore, Worcs 
Wife's Address  
Notes enlisted Aug 1914; Gazetted May 1915. Formerly London Regiment (Queens Westminster Rifles)