Jack Foxhall Turner (c.1896-1918)
An ongoing project to commemorate and research the lives of those who appear on war memorials and rolls of honour in the local area, who served in the military, or whose deaths were linked to conflict.
Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922
The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:
- TURNER, JACK FOXHALL. Private. No 301990. 1/8th Battalion Durham Light Infantry. Formerly No 6269 Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Huddersfield. Son of Fred and Sarah Ann Turner, 102 Bradford Road North, Huddersfield. Employed as a machine mechanic by Messrs Bairstow, Sons and Company. Attended Hillhouse Congregational Church. Died of wounds at No 33 Casualty Clearing Station on 10.4.1918, aged 21 years. Buried HAVERSKERQUE BRITISH CEMETERY. Grave location:- Row C, Grave 6.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private JACK FOXHALL TURNER
- regiment: Durham Light Infantry
- died: Wednesday, April 10, 1918
- age: 21 years
- record ID: 280001
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #280001)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #4523106)