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KIBWORTH

SIGNALLER J.H.HOLYOAK KILLED


Mrs.  J. H. Holyoak, of Smeeton Road, Kibworth, is notified that her husband, Signaller J. H. Holyoak (29), was killed on June 15th, while laying a telephone wire. He was one of the 15 employees of Messrs. Johnson who joined the colours 2½ years ago. While on a furlough in May – three weeks before his death – he was married.


Market Harborough Advertiser, 24th July 1917.



The grave of Harry Holyoak is at the Croisilles British Cemetery, near Arras, Pas de Calais. It is grave number IE6.

Signaller John Harry Holyoak