John Arthur Tomlinson
15th Battalion Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry
Killed in action at Aval Wood on the 22nd August 1918 aged 40.
John was on sentry duty in the trenches when the Germans started shelling the trench, he took shelter in a dugout which received a direct hit from a shell.
John is buried in the Aval Wood Military Cemetery Vieux-Berquin France.
John was called up in July 1917.
He was the son of Mr and Mrs E Tomlinson of Over Lane Belper.
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