Born Hull 1891. Eldest son of George Moses Miles (1862-1945) and Ada Miles, of 14, Laburnum Avenue, Garden Village, Hull. Second of five children. worked as a packer with his father. He enlisted in Hull. Served as Private, 220058, 1/4th East Yorkshire Regiment. Killed in Action, on 27/06/1917, aged 26. He is commemorated on the Arras Memorial to the missing.