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Private 18904 Harold Hodson

8th Battalion, South Lancashire (Prince of Wale's Volunteers) Regiment
Killed in Action: Battle of the Somme, France and Flanders, 3rd July 1916, aged

  • Commemorated: Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France. Pier and Face 7A & 7B
  • Awarded: 1915 Star, British War and Victory Medals
  • Son of Frederick and Annie Maud Hodson

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1911 Census and Family History Information

  • Born Jan Qtr 1898 at Nuneaton
  • Lived as a boarder at 11 Coventry Road, Chilvers Coton [1901]
  • Lived at 43 Lister Street, Attleborough [1901 & 1911]
  • Lived at 296 Gadsby Street, Attleborough [1915]
  • Employed as a Bottle Washer [1911]Employed as a Miner (at Griff Colliery) [1915]
  • Enlisted 21 April 1915 at Nuneaton. Arrived in France with BEF on 29 Sep 1915
  • Harold joined the Battalion on the same day as Pvt John Hoverd and they died on the same day in the Battle of the Somme

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