Mexborough and Swinton Times, August 5, 1916
Private L. Barker
(York & Lancs)
Mrs Barker, 18 Hoyland Street, has received a letter concerning the death of her son.
The writer states that Private Barker was killed by Machine Gun fire on July 1st about mid day.
He died very suddenly and had no pain.
Date of Death: 03/07/1916
Regiment/Service: York and Lancaster Regiment 10th Bn.
Panel Reference: Pier and Face 14 A and 14 B.
Memorial: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Son of Luke and Jennie Barker, of 18, Hoyland St., Wombwell, Barnsley.