John Linton (c.1888-1916)
Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922
The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:
- LINTON, JOHN. Private. No 17987. 8th Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers. Born Northumberland Street, Huddersfield. Educated St. Paul's Church School, Huddersfield. Employed as a drysalter's labourer by Messrs Lewis S. Cocking and Company, drysalters, of Folly Hall. Husband of Mary Linton, 9 Victoria Road, Lockwood. Enlisted early in the war and had served in Egypt. Suffered severe wounds on 30.9.1916. Died of wounds at No 14 General Hospital, Wimereaux, on 1.10.1916, aged 28 years. Buried WIMEREUX COMMUNAL CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 1, Row Q, Grave 29.
- ROH:- St. Stephen's Church, Rashcliffe.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private JOHN LINTON
- regiment: Northumberland Fusiliers
- died: Sunday, October 1, 1916
- age: 28 years
- record ID: 509066
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #509066)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #2671698)