Barton, John Woodliff

BORN HULL 1895. AKA ‘JACK’. SON OF JAMES WOLFE (JACK) BARTON (1867-1903) AND CAROLINE MARY WOODLIFF, OF 74 DIVISON ROAD, HULL. EX ERRAND LAD AND RECKITTS WORKER. LIVING AT THIS ADDRESS (1911 CENSUS). ENLISTED HULL. SERVED IN THE 2ND EAST YORKSHIRE REGIEMNT. KILLED IN ACTION, AT YPRES, ON 05/05/1915, AGED 19. COMMEMORATED ON THE MENIN GATE MEMORIAL. UNMARRIED HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS WIDOWED MOTHER, CAROLINE.

HIS NAME WAS LISTED ON THE DANSOM LANE MEMORIAL, HULL.


First name:
JOHN WOODLIFF
Military Number:
11310
Rank:
Private
Date Died
05/05/1915
Place died:
Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Age:
19
74 , DIVISION ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK