John de la Cruz (IV)
Jul 25, 2015
WN Cowper, 10 Parker St, Liverpool
Date of the photo:
Location of the photo:
Studio of WN Cowper, 10 Parker St, Liverpool
Description of the Photo:
Elizabeth (Winn) de la Cruz and her son Henry or Harry (b. Liverpool, 1896). Elizabeth was the great grandmother and Harry the great uncle of John de la Cruz (IV).
Harry de la Cruz was the youngest son of Juan and Elizabeth de la Cruz. Born in Liverpool in 1896, when the First World War broke out he enlisted in the 6th Battalion, Royal Irish Fusiliers. He was killed at Gallipoli on 15 August 1915.