HIND, Bertie BH
York and Lancaster Regiment
Parents: the late Matthew and Elizabeth Hind, of Hutton Magna, Winston, Darlington, husband of Elizabeth Metcalfe, of Bowes.
Had a son called Wilfred who was later in Dunkirk and a daughter called Edna who as only six weeks old when her dad died and he never saw her again.
Bertie had two brothers, John Robert and Gilbert Nelson who were also killed. His wife Elizabeth, nee Bousfield, was born in Bowes. After his death she returned to live in Bowes with her two children. In 1919, she married a local farmer, Thomas Metcalfe of Valley Farm. (source unknown)
Plum Tree Cottage Hutton Magna
15th Apr 17
Killed in action
He was a farm worker for Hutton Hall Farm