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DOODSON, Private, Ewart. 206130, 12th Coy., D Bn., Machine Gun Corps (Heavy Branch) formerly 2474, Machine Gun Corps. Killed in action, 9th April, 1917. Age 18. Adopted son of Mr. and Mrs. Tyas Wood, of 4, Scout Hill Terrace, Dewsbury, Yorks. Born Elland, Yorks. Enlisted Coventry. Memorial Ref. Bay 10. Arras Memorial, France.
DUFNER, Sergeant, Leonard Bennett. 80120, 6th Light Armoured Motor Bty., Machine Gun Corps (Motors). Killed in action, Mesopotamia, 26th August 1918. Age 21. Son of Herbert John and Elizabeth Dufner of 106, Sir Thomas Whites Road, Coventry. Born 2nd September, 1897 in Clifton Terrace, Lower Ford Street. Enlisted March 1918. Engineer. Commemorated War Memorial Park. Memorial Ref. Panel 42. Basra Memorial, Iraq.
EVANS, Corporal, Philip John. 2227, C Bn., Machine Gun Corps (Heavy Branch). Killed in action, 4th July, 1917. Age 21. Son of John and Annie Elizabeth Evans. Native Chester. Enlisted Coventry. Grave Ref. I. A. 6. Gwalia Cemetery. Belgium.
GARDNER, Private, Basil Ronald Leslie. 206105, D Bn., Machine Gun Corps (Heavy Branch) formerly 32210, Machine Gun Corps. Killed in action, 11th April, 1917. Born High Wycombe, Bucks. Enlisted Coventry. Memorial Ref. Bay 10. Arras Memorial, France.
GILES, Private, Bertie Arthur. 206122, (1883), C Coy., Machine Gun Corps (Heavy Branch) formerly 1883, Machine Gun Corps. Killed in action, 15th September, 1916. Age 18. Son of Thomas and Emma Giles of 79, Bourne Road, Colchester. Born Barking, Essex. Enlisted Coventry. Memorial Ref. Pier and Face 5C and 12C. Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.
HATHAWAY, Second Lieutenant, Sidney Cornelious. 11th Squadron, Royal Flying Corps formerly Motor Machine Gun Battery. Killed in action, 12th January, 1916 failed to return from an observation flight. Shot down over Beaumetz. Born 23rd March, 1898 in Stoke Park. Resided Stoneleigh Grove. Engineers Pupil. Enlisted October, 1914. Son of Mr. C. W. Hathaway, Works Manager, Triumph Works. Commemorated Triumph & Gloria Memorial. Resided Spencer Avenue. Grave Ref. IV. N. 18. Achiet-Le-Grand Communal Cemetery Extension, France.
HILLHOUSE, Sergeant, Robert. 206096, C Bn., Machine Gun Corps (Heavy Branch) formerly 2258, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry). Killed in action, 11th April, 1917. Son of John and Isabella Hillhouse of Stoneywood, Denny. Husband of Janet Hillhouse of 78, Broad Street, Denny, Stirlingshire. Enlisted Coventry. Memorial Ref. Bay 10. Arras Memorial, France.
HOOPER, Gunner, Stanley. 173, 5 Bty., Machine Gun Corps (Motor Branch). Killed in action, shot by sniper, 7th November, 1915. Age 20. Son of James Hooper and of Rhoda Cecilia Hewitt (formerly Hooper), of "Aquata", Parkfield Rd., Wolverhampton. Born 22nd February, 1895 at Bilston, Staffs. Resided in Queen Victoria Road. Brother of Mrs. Jones, 15, Kirby Road. Clerk, British Thompson Houston. Enlisted September, 1914 at Coventry. Commemorated British Thompson Houston Memorial. Grave Ref. II. D. 8. St. Vaast Post Military Cemetery, Richebourg-L'avoue, France.