John Henry Styles

Name

John Henry Styles

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

30/10/1918
27

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
159244
Labour Corps

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

CHORLEY WOOD (CHRIST CHURCH) CHURCHYARD
10. 7.
United Kingdom

Headstone

>Not Researched

UK Memorials

Christchurch Memorial, Chorleywood Memorial Hall Plaque, Chorleywood

Pre War

Born in 1891 and baptised on 11 Jan 1891 in Chorleywood, Hertfordshire son of William Bastin and Elizabeth (Pettifer) Styles. He married Lucy Eleanor Whitney on 25 Apr 1914 in Watford and they lived at 20 Solesbridge Lane, Chorleywood. He had three children and was a gardener and general labourer.

Wartime Service

Enlisted at Watford on 9 Dec 1915 formerly 35380 Private, Middlesex Regiment and was transferred to the Labour Corps on 18 May 1917 and served at home. He was admitted to the 1st Eastern General Hospital at Cambridge on 28 Oct 1918 with influenza and pneumonia and died there.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox