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Hodson, H., Pte., 1918

Wheatley Hill: James Pasby

In Five Points Cemetery, Lechelle, Pas de Calais, France, is the Commonwealth War Grave of 51572 Private Handel Hodson serving with the 1st Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment who died 10/09/1918.

Lo' and the sun set while it was yet day

Son of Charles and Mary Ann Hodson, of 7, Wolmerhausen St., Wheatley Hill, Co. Durham.

In Wheatley Hill cemetery is a family headstone which reads:-

In loving memory of
beloved husband of
Mary Ann Hodson
died March 25th 1928
aged 67 years
Also Mary Ann
beloved wife of the above
died Sept. 20th 1928
aged 63 years
Also Pte. Handel Hodson
son of the above
died of wounds received in action
Sept. 10th 1918 aged 20 years

At Rest

Handel Hodson is remembered at Wheatley Hill on W114.01, as Hudson on W114.03, W114.04 and W114.06

The CWGC entry for Private Hodson

If you know more about this person, please send the details to janet@newmp.org.uk