Date of BirthUnknown
Course2 Years at Borough Road College, 1910-1912
Job(s)Treeton C.S., Yorks, West Riding
Loyal North Lancashire Regiment, Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derby Regiment)
Theatre of warFrance, Europe
Date of death26/27 September 1917
Buried/memorialTyne Cot Memorial, (Grave/Memorial reference: Panel 99-102 and 162-162A)
Second Lieutenant Joseph Wood was the son of Levi and Alice Wood. He attended Borough Road College for 2 years, and whilst at the college captained the Harriers 1911-1912 as well as competing in an inter-college sport day in 1912. He is listed as being destined for Treeton C.S., Yorkshire, West Riding. Wood enlisted into the Loyal North Lancashire Regiment and was later commissioned into the Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derby Regiment). He was killed on 27 September 1917, possibly during the 3rd Battle of Ypres, aged 26.