Born in Whitchurch in 1882, the second son of Patrick and Margaret Boyle.
Husband of Ellen (nee Owen) Boyle of 41a Newtown Street, Whitchurch, father of George.
John worked for the Local Foundry (W H Smith) erecting Dutch Barns. He enlisted in August 1914.
Regiment : 32nd Divisional Signals Company, Royal Engineers
Rank : Driver
Service Number : 44019
Died of Wounds; France 16th September 1917 Age 35