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  • Photo originally published in the Worksop Guardian.
Courtesy of Robert Illett
Person Details
Shireoaks, Worksop, Notts
Rudolph was born in Shireoaks, Worksop in 1899 to Alice Maud Hargreaves. Alice, born in 1879 was a native of Shireoaks and lived with her parents John & Matilda Hargreaves. Daughter Gertrude Vivian was born in 1896 two years before Rudolph, both to unknown fathers and lived with their mother and grandparents. Grandfather John, died in 1903. In 1911 Gertrude is recorded at 15, to be working as a golf caddy, whilst 12 year old Rudolph is still at school. His mother, Alice Maud, died in 1920, two years after the death of Rudolph
21 Mar 1918
18
785318 - CWGC Website
62161
Private
2/6th (TF) Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Rudolph Hargreaves enlisted at Retford, and went to France. He was killed in action and is commemorated on the Arras Memorial, France
CWG additional information:- Son of the late Mrs Maud Hargreaves. Research by Colin Dannatt
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  • Photo originally published in the Worksop Guardian.
Courtesy of Robert Illett
    Rudolph Hargreaves - Photo originally published in the Worksop Guardian. Courtesy of Robert Illett