Jack Tomlinson (1889-1918)
Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922
The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:
- TOMLINSON, JACK, MM and Bar. Private. No PO/1222(S). 2nd Battalion Royal Marine Light Infantry. Born 9 Haigh's Yard, Huddersfield, 28.12.1889. Son of Harry and Sarah Jane Tomlinson, 30 High Street, Paddock. Educated Paddock Church of England School. Employed as a hairdresser at the Paddock Toilet Rooms. Was a member of the Paddock Church choir. Single. Awarded the Military Medal for 'bravery on the battlefield.' Died in No 6 Stationary Hospital from a shrapnel wound to the left leg on 27.3.1918, aged 28 years. Buried St. HILAIRE CEMETERY, FREVENT. Grave location:- Plot 5, Row E, Grave 9.
- ROH:- All Saints Church, Paddock.