Regiment : 2nd Battalion Worcestershire Regiment
Service number : 22247
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : 5th November 1916
Buried : Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, France, Pier and Face 5A and 6C.
Birthplace : Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, resident Hindlip, Worcestershire
Memorial : Hindlip St James's Church
Also appears on : Fernhill Heath War Memorial Hall Roll of Honour
Credits : Kidderminster Times researched and transcribed by Adrian Carter.
The following report appears in the Kidderminster Times 9th June 1917:
Corporal John Kitsull, 22247, 2nd Battalion Worcestershire Regiment. Killed in action. Lived at Smite Hill, Hindlip, Worcester and had over 20 years service to his credit. The report includes a photograph of John Kitsull.
A photograph of Corporal J. Kitsull of Hindlip can be found in Berrow’s Worcester Journal Supplement, Saturday 2nd June 1917, available at Worcestershire Archives.
John Kitsull has no known grave, the photograph available shows his name on Thiepval Memorial.