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Place of Birth: Cononley, Yorkshire
Service No: 13277
Regiment / Corps / Service: Duke of Wellington’s (West Riding Regiment)
Battalion / Unit: 10th (Service) Battalion
Division: 23rd Division
Date of Death: 1917-05-23
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: IV. F. 10.
CWGC Cemetery: RAILWAY DUGOUTS BURIAL GROUND (TRANSPORT FARM)
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: BRADLEY, YORKSHIRE
John Hudson was the son of Wilkinson and Mary Hannah Hudson, née Riddiough. Wilkinson was born at Cononley and Mary at Shipley, Yorkshire.
1901 Bradley, Skipton, Yorkshire Census: College - John Hudson, aged 6 years, born Cononley, Yorkshire, son of Wilkinson and Mary H. Hudson.
1911 Bradley, Skipton, Yorkshire Census: College Farm - John Hudson, aged 16 years, born Cononley, Yorkshire, son of Wilkinson and Mary Hannah Hudson.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Sgt John Hudson, 13277, W. Rid. R. Theatre of War first served in: (1) France. Date of entry therein: 3.9.15. Died 23.5.17.
British Army WW1 Medal and Award Rolls: Sergeant John Hudson, 13277, 9th W. Rid. R.; 10th W. Rid. R. K. in A. 23.5.17.
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects: Sergt John Hudson, 13277, 10th Bn W. Riding Regt. Date and Place of Death: 23.5.17. In action France or Belgium. To whom Authorised/Amount Authorised: Mother Sole Legatee - Mary H. £20 10s. 10d.
Data Source: Craven’s Part in the Great War - original CPGW book entryView Entry in CPGW Book
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record:
HUDSON, Sergeant J., aged 22, West Riding Regiment, Pear Tree Terrace, [Bradley], killed in action May 22, 1917.
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Sergeant John HUDSON
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Duke of Wellington’s (West Riding Regiment)
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 23rd Division
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