Mexborough and Swinton Times, May 19, 1918
Rifleman P Magnall (K.R.R.)
Rifleman Magnall, 19 Melton Street, Denaby main, has been killed in action.
His parents have received a message from lieutenant R.Scholfield, in which he stated that Rifleman Magnall was a company runner, and was very daring and reliable.
“He was invaluable to the company. I have seen a lot of his work, and it was very good indeed.
He was killed instantly by a bullet, on or about April 4. He was 22 years of age had been twice previously wounded.
Service Number R/11331
King’s Royal Rifle Corps
Panel 61 to 64.