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John William HUNT

Private 34897 John William HUNT of 7th Bn., Border Regiment

Died of Wounds Sunday 31st March 1918, No.3 Canadian Station Hospital, France, age 30

Of:81 Old Road, Flowery Field, Newton, Hyde, Cheshire
Born:1888, Hyde, Cheshire
Parents:Margaret Ann Hunt and William Hunt of 17 Mary Street, Hyde, Cheshire
Marital status:Married to Alice Hunt (née Cooper) of 81 Old Road, Flowery Field, Hyde, Cheshire
Occupation:Cotton Cloth Weaver, Ashton Brothers
He enlisted in:Barrow, Lancashire
Remembered on:Doullens Communal Cemetery Extension No.1, Somme, France,   VI. G. 52.
Link with Hyde:Born in Hyde


Died of a shrapnel wounds to back and right shoulder.

United Methodist Church and Sunday School Hyde.
In remembrance and honour:
S. Binyon, F. Charlesworth, H. Chadwick, H. Gregory,
H. C. Hodkinson, W. Horsefield, J. W. Hunt, S. Kinder,
W. Norman, J. Oldham, T. Reeves, and J. Walsh.
Message of Remembrance, written for Werneth Low Cenotaph Unveiling June 25th 1921