This name is on the St Mark's War Memorial, Kennington Oval, London SE11
Service no 373715
Rifleman, London Regiment (Post Office Rifles), 8th Battalion
Died on 11 February 1917
Remembered at Bedford House Cemetery, Belgium and at St Mark's Church, London
The Soldiers Died in the Great War database gives Harry Pinnan's birthplace as Wellington, New Zealand. However, the a family tree at ancestry.co.uk gives his birthplace as Kiel, Russia (1883), although he may have been born in Germany and his original name may have been Pinnau. He married Amy Bertha Clarke in West Ham in 1907, with whom he had a daughter, Bertha, and was living at Custom House, 12 Otley Road, West Ham, in 1911, where he was described as a seaman. He enlisted in the London Regiment at Canning Town.