Ewart Hayes (c.1886-1918)
Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922
The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:
- HAYES, EWART. Air Mechanic 1st Class. No 22782. Royal Air Force. Born Slaithwaite. Son of John and Emily Hayes, 13 Waterside, Slaithwaite. Attended Carr Lane United Methodist Church, Slaithwaite. Was a member of Slaithwaite Conservative Club. Employed by Messrs Bamforth Brothers, engineers, of Slaithwaite. Enlisted February 1916. Stationed in Orfordness, Suffolk. Died as a result of an aeroplane accident at the Accoustical Experimental Station at Butley, Suffolk, on 23.10.1918, aged 32 years. Buried SLAITHWAITE CEMETERY. Grave location:- C, 4, 82.
- Brother of Private EDWARD DYSON HAYES killed in action, 22.10.1915.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Air Mechanic 1st Class HAYES
- regiment: Royal Air Force
- died: Wednesday, October 23, 1918
- age: 32 years
- record ID: 2752350
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #2752350)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #6586153)