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  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission headstone marking his grave at Bailleul Communal Cemetery, Nord. Courtesy of Murray Biddle
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He was the husband of Mabel Hallam of 2 Olive Square, Palm Street, New Basford. In the 1911 census he is shown as being 23 yrs and is single and a private soldier serving with the 1st battalion Yorks and Lancaster Regiment , stationed in India.
24 Oct 1914
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2nd Bn York and Lancaster Regiment
Private Norman Hallam, enlisted at Doncaster on 3rd February 1904 , he was 18 yrs and 9 months of age and served with the 2nd Battalion York and Lancaster Regiment, he died of wounds on 24th October 1914 and is buried in Bailleul Communal Cemetery.
In memoriam published 24th October 1916 in the Nottingham Evening Post :- “HALLAM. – In loving memory of Private Norman Hallam, York and Lancasters, who died of wounds in Boulogne Hospital, October 24th, 1914, beloved husband of Mabel Hallam. A noble life laid down for King and country. – From his sorrowing wife and child.” Above is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
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  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission headstone marking his grave at Bailleul Communal Cemetery, Nord. Courtesy of Murray Biddle
    Norman Hallam - Commonwealth War Graves Commission headstone marking his grave at Bailleul Communal Cemetery, Nord. Courtesy of Murray Biddle
  • Photgraph was published on 24th Novemebr 1914 in the Nottingham Evening Post and is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
    Norman Hallam - Photgraph was published on 24th Novemebr 1914 in the Nottingham Evening Post and is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918