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  • photo originally published in the Worksop Guardian and now in the Borough of Worksop Roll of Honour of the Great War 1914-1918 in Worksop Library.
Person Details
Leeds, Yorkshire
James Henry Ferguson was born Leeds, the only surviving child of Robert and Sarah Ferguson. His father was an iron moulder by trade, an occupation that James followed his father in, when he was of working age. By the time James was 4 years old, the family had moved to Headingley and 10 years later were living in Worksop at 100 Kilton Hill. James must have then took employment at the Manton Colliery prior to joining the army
20 Sep 1918
21
194133 - CWGC Website
52371
Private
7th Bn Lincolnshire Regiment
James enlisted at Worksop and initially joined the Leicestershire regiment, number 58618. He was sent to France where he died of wounds and commemorated on the Thilloy Road Cemetery, Beaulencourt,
Research by Colin Dannatt
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  • photo originally published in the Worksop Guardian and now in the Borough of Worksop Roll of Honour of the Great War 1914-1918 in Worksop Library.
    James Henry Ferguson - photo originally published in the Worksop Guardian and now in the Borough of Worksop Roll of Honour of the Great War 1914-1918 in Worksop Library.
  • Buried in Thilloy Road Cemetery.
    James Henry Ferguson - Buried in Thilloy Road Cemetery.