Henry Joseph Heskins

Name

Henry Joseph Heskins

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

19/12/1916
19

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
4/7089
West Riding Regiment
1st/4th Bn.

Awards

British War and Victory medals

Cemetery/Memorial

ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY
XX.J.1A.
France

UK Memorials

Stevenage Old Town Memorial
St Nicholas' Church Memorial, Stevenage Old Town
Holy Trinity Church Memorial Roll of Honour, Stevenage Old Town

Pre War

Henry was the son of Henry & Elizabeth Heskins of 72 Basils Road, Stevenage.

Wartime Service

His Battalion were stationed at Halloy, where they were undergoing training and the exact circumstances of his death are not yet known but it is believed that he may have died from disease. He is buried in the Etaples Military Cemetery, France.

Additional Information

www.stevenageatwar.com

Acknowledgments

Paul Johnson