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  • Photograph of John Wiliam Hutchinson is courtesy of the Sherwood Foresters Regiment roll of honour website.
Person Details
Sneinton
John was born in Sneinton c1896 the son of John and Rose Hutchinson. His father was a cutter in the card board trade. In 1901 the family were living at No 3 Beaumont Street, Nottingham. By 1911 John senior had died and Rose was earning a living as a Confectioner and tobaccionist whilst young John was still at school. They had moved to Carlton and were living at No 178 Carlton Hill along with Rose's father and siblings. At some point prior to her sons death Rose moved to 110 Carlton Hill.
23 Oct 1917
21
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He enlisted in Nottingham and his residence was given as Carlton
Private
15th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
He enlisted in Nottingham and was killed in action when engaged in operations south of Houthulst Forest, Belgium, 23 October 1917, age 21. He is commemorated on the Tyne Cot Memorial in Belgium. He was eligible for the British and Victory medals
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  • Photograph of John Wiliam Hutchinson is courtesy of the Sherwood Foresters Regiment roll of honour website.
    John William Hutchinson - Photograph of John Wiliam Hutchinson is courtesy of the Sherwood Foresters Regiment roll of honour website.