Wilfred Alma Hodgson (1896-1918)

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Wilfred Alma Hodgson

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

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

HODGSON, WILFRED ALMA. Private. No 142568. Machine Gun Corps. Formerly No 32333 Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Barmby, near Howden, Yorkshire, 18.9.1896. Son of Mrs Eliza Jane Hodgeson, 42 Spring Grove Street, Huddersfield. Educated at Barmby School. Employed as a railway porter at Berry Brow Station by the Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway. At the time of enlistment, was living at 26 Bankfield Terrace, Outcote Bank, Huddersfield. Enlisted 4.9.1917. Wounded in France, 31.3.1918. Died of wounds in Cambridge Hospital, Aldershot, 15.4.1918, aged 21 years. Buried EDGERTON CEMETERY, HUDDERSFIELD. Grave location:- 47, 99.
ROH:- Almondbury War Memorial; Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway Roll.

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