Like his colleague, Albert Davies, Harold married on 25th November 1939, prior to his recall to the army six days later. He contracted a rare blood disease and as a result was discharge from the army on 10th May 1943 having attained the rank of Sergeant in the Grenadier Guards. He succumbed to the disease at Black Notley Hospital on 12th June 1943.
His widow Vera May Greenhalgh was granted a £30 per annum police pension, with a further £10 per annum allowance for their son John Greenhalgh.
Page updated on October 23, 2003 with additional information about Harlod Greenhalgh's army career and death.