John Edward Kerfoot (c.1887-1915)

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.
John Edward Kerfoot

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:

KERFOOT, JOHN EDWARD. Private. No 2918. 1/5th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Holywell, North Wales. Son of John Edward and Mrs Kerfoot, Flint, North Wales. Educated Holywell schools. Employed as a worsted weaver. Husband of Emily Kerfoot, Woodland Vale, Big Valley, Berry Brow. Enlisted 4.9.1914. Wounded near Ypres on 13.11.1915. Died at St. John Ambulance Brigade Hospital, Etaples, on 18.11.1915, aged 28. Buried ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 3, Row G, Grave 1.
ROH:- St. John's Church, Newsome; Huddersfield Drill Hall; Armitage Bridge War Memorial.

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