Tom Hoskin (c.1882-1918)
Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922
The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:
- HOSKIN, TOM. Sergeant. No 240419. 2/5th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Rashcliffe, Huddersfield. Son of Hannah Hoskin, 15 Park Road, Lockwood. Husband of Mary Alice Hoskin of Mexborough. Before the outbreak of the war he had done fourteen years service in the Volunteers and the Territorials. Went to live in Mexborough in 1913 to carry on a grocery business. Killed in action, 14.4.1918, aged 35 years. Buried BIENVILLERS MILITARY CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 9, Row C, Grave 18.
- ROH:- Huddersfield Drill Hall.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Serjeant TOM HOSKIN
- regiment: Duke of Wellington's Regiment (West Riding)
- died: Sunday, April 14, 1918
- age: 35 years
- record ID: 265920
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #265920)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #1968931)