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Name Colin McLaren LEYS   
Rank/Number 2nd Lieutenant   
Regiment Bedfordshire Regiment   8th Battalion
Age/Date of death 22      15 Sep 1916 
How died/Theatre of war Killed in action   
Last known address  
Cemetery Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France 
Grave or Memorial 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  
Pre-war occupation of Casualty clerk Royal Mail Steam Packet Co 
Parents late John Kirkwood Leys & Ellen Leys
Parent's occupation author, novelist & journalist
Parents' Address (last known) Five Trees Bungalow, Pensham Hill, Pershore, Worcs 
Wife's Address (last known)  
Notes enlisted Aug 1914; Gazetted May 1915. Formerly London Regiment (Queens Westminster Rifles) 

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