The son of Edward Henry and Ruth Andrew he lived at 30 Elm Street, Hoyland Common, he was born in Ashton-Under-Lyne, Lancashire and enlisted at Barnsley.
He was killed in action on the 13th April, 1918, while serving on the Western Front.
His Brother Private 14/1425 William Andrew 14th Bn. York and Lancaster Regiment also served and died of wounds on the 1st July 1916, while serving on the Western Front.
John Andrew's name,
Tyne Cot Memorial,
Picture by June & Peter Marsden