John Cromwell Hurley was born in Everton, but enlisted from Armadale on 29th May 1916. He was 26 years old, married and employed as a clerk. He was drafted to the 22nd Infantry Battalion, with Regimental No. 5931. He was promoted to Lance Corporal during his service in France. During the 2nd battle of Bullecourt he was killed in action. His name is on the Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, France.
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