Mexborough and Swinton Times, February 24, 1917
Seaman Henry Higgins
Darfield – In Hospital
eldest son of Mr & Mrs George Higgins, of CHurch View, Darfield, joined the Navy bout 12 months ago, and has been in several skirmishes.
He has been in hospital about 3 weeks with overstrain, but we are pleased to hear he has now almost recovered.
Previous to the war he worked at the Houghton Main Colliery, and was formerly a member of the Darfield Parish Church choir.