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Soldier – Andrews, Henry – Killed in Action

January 1918

Mexborough and Swinton Times January 5, 1918

Private Henry Andrews

Pte. Henry Andrews, of Sandhill, Great Houghton, was killed in action on August 13.

He joined the K.O.Y.L.I. just after the commencement of war, and was drafted to the Front in July, 1915.

He has served in France, Egypt, and Salonica.

Private Andrews was previously employed at the Brierley Colliery.

From C.W.G.C.: (Probably ?)

Service Number 22098
Died 30/08/1917
Aged 30
8th Bn.
King’s Own Yorkshire Light Infantry
Husband of Mary Ann Pickard (formerly Andrews), of 54, Snydale Rd., Cudworth, Barnsley.