John Francis Hale (c.1895-1918)

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:

HALE, JOHN FRANCIS. Private. No 45252. 20th Battalion Durham Light Infantry. Formerly No 11438 Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Ranby, Nottinghamshire. Enlisted Huddersfield. Lived Meltham. Died of wounds at No 29 Casualty Clearing Station, 23.3.1918. Buried GREVILLERS BRITISH CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 12, Row E, Grave 6.
ROH:- St. Bartholomew's Church, Meltham; Christ Church, Helme.

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