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Private Hugh Henderson

1st Battalion Highland Light Infantry
Service No: 8042

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Born / Resided

Strabane, Co.Tyrone / 78 Dundyvan Rd, Coatbridge

Died

Killed in Action 21/12/1914 at Givenchy

Enlisted

Hamilton 1914

Employed

Tube Worker in the Imperial Tube Works

Age

37 / DOB - 27/04/1877

Buried / Remembered

Le Touret Memorial, Pas de Calais, France

Additional Information

Hugh is listed as 4TH BATTALION on the Memorial. Hugh was 1 of 174 of his Battalion killed during the failed attempt to dislodge the Germans at Givenchy in December 1914 just 4 days before the 1st Christmas of the War. Also remembered on the St Patricks Church, St Augustines Parish (book) and Stewarts and Lloyds Rolls of Honour (see photos). See photos for Hughs name on the Le Touret Memorial

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  Medal Index Card  newspaper clipping  remembered at home  additional photo

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