Francis Hartley Newton (c.1899-1917)
Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922
The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:
- NEWTON, FRANCIS (FRANK) HARTLEY. Private. No TR/5/113149. 31st Battalion (86th Training reserve) Northumberland Fusiliers. Born Clapham, London. Son of Ernest Priestley Newton and Alice Hartley Newton, 8 Muirdown Avenue, East Sheen, London. Lived Huddersfield. Employed as a mechanical draughtsman by Messrs Tasker and Crossley, patent agents, John William Street, Huddersfield. Attended Huddersfield Technical College. Was a member of the Y.M.C.A. Attended Christ Church, Woodhouse Hill. Enlisted September 1917. Died at Scotton Camp, 22.11.1917, aged 18 years. Buried St. JOHN'S CHURCHYARD, HIPSWELL, CATTERICK, NORTH YORKSHIRE. Grave Location:- Row 21, Grave 7.
- ROH:- Christ Church, Woodhouse Hill.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private FRANCIS HARTLEY NEWTON
- regiment: Training Reserve
- died: Thursday, November 22, 1917
- age: 18 years
- record ID: 408949
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #408949)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #7693867)