John Shaw (c.1883-1916)

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John Shaw

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

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

SHAW, JOHN. Private. No 18475. 2nd Battalion South Wales Borderers. Born Longwood. Lived with his sister, Mrs Byram, at 10 Ballroyd, Longwood. Employed by Messrs Buckleys, brush manufacturers, of Longroyd Bridge. Enlisted at the outbreak of the war. Whilst serving in the Dardenelles was wounded four times and suffered from an attack of dysentery. Died of wounds, 28.6.1916, aged 32 years. Buried ENGLEBELMER COMMUNAL CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 1, Row A, Grave 7.
ROH:- Longwood War Memorial.

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