Mexborough times July 15th 1916
Killed in Action
Private William Henry Crabtree,
York and Lancaster, Conisbrough
Private W.H.Crabtree of Highfields, Conisbrough was killed in France on July 7th.
Private Crabtree was 26 years of age. He enlisted in September 1940. He came home last June to be married, and has since been continuously in France.
Previous to his enlistment he was engaged as a miner at Cadeby.