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Person Details
Misterton
John was born at Misterton in 1888 the son of Charles Edward and Emily Humberstone (nee Milner) his father was a brickyard labourer the family lived on Station Street in the village. He had 5 siblings Eva Annie 1886 Thomas Edward 1890, Charles Henry 1893, Frances 1897 and Doris Vera 1907.
26 Sep 1916
28
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8117
Private
2nd Bn Lincolnshire Regiment
In the 1911 census he is shown on active service with the Army in India ,John saw military service in Ceylon and India prior to his arrival on the Western Front he was wounded and subsequently died from these wounds and is buried in Bethune Town Cemetery, France .
Information on John William Humberstone was provided courtesy of the Misterton and West Stockwith History Group
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    John William Humberstone - Photo provided courtesy of The War Graves Photographic Project www.twgpp.org
  • Photo shows Bethune Town communal town cemetery where John William Humberstone is buried, photo courtesy of CWGC
    John William Humberstone - Photo shows Bethune Town communal town cemetery where John William Humberstone is buried, photo courtesy of CWGC