Year of death: 1915
Date of birth: 1895 third quarter
Date of death: 28/01/1915
Place of death: France
Service number: 7696
Regiment: Green Howards
Medals: Victory & British War medals and 1914/15 star
Cemetery location: Dean Road Cemetery ref. F 315
Oliver’s Mount War memorial
St. Mary’s church Roll of Honour
Dean Road Cemetery
John was born in Scarborough in the third quarter of 1895 to Stephen and Margaret Megginson.
John joined the Green Howards 2nd battalion H company. He was killed in France on February 28th 1915 aged 19 years. His parents address on his papers was 83, Trafalgar Square.
John (Jack) is interred at Rue- David Military Cemetery Fleurbaix.He is also remembered on Oliver’s Mount War memorial ,St. Mary’s church Roll of Honour and Dean Road Cemetery ref. F 315