Year of death: 1916
Date of birth: QE Jun 1896
Date of death: 16.9.1916
Place of death: France
(1) 2576 Yorkshire Regiment
(2) 34915 KOYLI
(1) Yorkshire Regiment
(2) King’s Own Yorkshire Light Infantry, 9th Battalion
Medals: Family grave “Killed in France”.
Cemetery location: Dean Road Cemetery, Scarborough, C Border
CWGC, Thiepval Memorial, France, Pier & Face 11C & 12A
Remembered on family grave in Dean Road Cemetery, Scarborough & on St Martin’s Church War Memorial, Scarborough.
Born in 1896 in Scarborough. Parents, John Edward (School Caretaker, Central School, Scarborough) & Ruth Harwood. 1911 census, living at 4 Melrose Street, Scarborough, John W age 14.
In/loving memory of/RUTH/dearly beloved wife of/J E HARWOOD/died 14th May 1931/aged 63 years/those willing hands/will toil no more/also JOHN WILLIAM/killed in France 1916.