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Place of Birth: Burnsall, Yorkshire
Service No: 76917
Regiment / Corps / Service: Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment)
Battalion / Unit: 9th (Service) Battalion
Division: 12th (Eastern) Division
Date of Death: 1918-08-22
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: B. 22.
CWGC Cemetery: MORLANCOURT BRITISH CEMETERY NO.2
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial(s): Not Listed (View Names Not Listed on a Local War Memorial)
Christopher Hayhurst was the son of Christopher and Mary Hayhurst, née Stewart. Christopher, senior, was born at Ennerdale, Cumberland and Mary at Drymen, Stirlingshire, Scotland.
1901 Bewerley, Yorkshire Census: Greenhow Hill - Christopher Hayhurst, aged 1 year, born Burnsall, Yorkshire, son of Christopher and Mary Hayhurst.
1911 Heysham, Lancashire Census: Tower Cottages, Higher Heysham - Christopher Hayhurst aged, 11 years, born Burnsall, Yorkshire, son of Christopher and Mary Hayhurst.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte Christopher Hayhurst, GS/76917, R. Fus.
British Army WW1 Medal and Award Rolls: Pte Christopher Hayhurst, G.S/76917, 9/R. Fus. Theatres of war in which served: 1(a) [France and Belgium] 5.4.18 to 22.8.18. K. [in] A. 22.8.18.
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects: Pte Christopher Hayhurst, 76917, 9 Bn Royal Fuslrs. Date and Place of Death: 22.8.18. In actn. France. To whom Authorised/Amount Authorised: Father and Sole Legatee - Christopher £7 15s. 2d.
Data Source: Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-19 Records
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment)
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 12th (Eastern) Division
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