Pte. J. Shields
FIRST NAMES: John
UNIT: 9th Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry
STATUS: Killed in Action
DATE OF DEATH: 23rd April 1918
CEMETERY OR MEMORIAL: Tyne Cot Memorial
John was born in Willesden in Middlesex. His father was Sergeant David Shields who was killed at Galipolli in 1915, and whose name is also commemorated on the Northallerton Memorial.
His family lived at 4 Malpas Terrace, Northallerton.