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Place of Birth: Dalehead (Slaidburn), Yorkshire
Service No: 26928
Regiment / Corps / Service: Alexandra, Princess of Wales Own (Yorkshire Regiment)
Battalion / Unit: 3rd (Reserve) Battalion
Division: not applicable
Date of Death: 1916-02-17
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: Near North-West Corner
CWGC Cemetery: AUSTWICK CHURCH CEMETERY
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: AUSTWICK, YORKSHIRE
Joseph Wood was the son of Mary Frankland Wood, the daughter of Stephen and Mary Wood, née Frankland. Mary Frankland Wood, married James Johnson in 1895 and in 1903 she married Henry Philip Pettiford and died in 1909.
1901 Bentham, Yorkshire Census: Fairfield House - Joseph Wood, aged 6 years, born Slaidburn, Yorkshire, son of Mary F. Johnson, widow.
1911 Draughton, Yorkshire Census: East Berwick - Joseph Wood, aged 16 years, born Easington, Yorkshire. [Joseph was employed by his uncle, Thomas Wood, Farmer.]
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects: Pte Joseph Wood, 26828, 3rd Bn Yorks Regt. Date and Place of Death: 17.2.16 West Hartlepool. To whom Authorised: Uncle - Mark Wood. Amount Authorised: £2 11s. 4d.
Data Source: Local War Memorial
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Alexandra, Princess of Wales Own (Yorkshire Regiment)
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: not applicable
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