Hanson, Frederick Sydney

From Battle of Jutland Crew Lists Project
Hanson, Frederick Sydney
Narrative Source Photograph

Word has been received that Fredk. Sydney Hanson, 170, Dirkhill Road, Bradford, who was a telegraphist on board H.M.S. "Barham," one of the battleships engaged in the great naval battle, was killed in action. He enlisted on March 29th, 1915, and was 18 years of age. He was educated at Grange Secondary School, and was a scholar at Trinity Baptist School. He was formerly employed at the Great Northern Railway Company's Goods Office at the City Road Depot.
Bradford Weekly Telegraph 9 June 1916 via Spike Sheldon