Remembrance - The Yorkshire Regiment, First World War
Serjeant John HARE. 254
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Serjeant John HARE. 254.
5th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment. Killed 29 April 1915. Son of George and Jane Hare, of Beverley, Yorks. A member of the Volunteer and Territorial Forces from February, 1906. Killed 29 April 1915. Aged 25. (*)
Born Beverley (Yorks), Enlisted Beverley.
Buried VLAMERTINGHE NEW MILITARY CEMETERY.
(*) From this information, John Hare would have first served when only 16 years old.
The photo of Serjeant John Hare is in the tower of St. Mary's Church, Beverley, where he was a bell-ringer.
(Photo courtesy of Alan Regin)
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