Lance Corporal Hyman Markovitch was an English soldier of the British Army who died during the First World War.

He was born c. 1896, in Whitechapel, the son of Polish-born parents Davis, a carpenter, and Annie Markovitch. At the time of the 1911 census, Markovitch was working as a furrier (cutter) while living with his family at 26 Frostie Place, Old Montague Street.

Markovitch died on 8 October 1918, during the Allied Hundred Day Offensive on the Western Front, while serving with the 13th (Service) Battalion, The Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment). He had previously served in the Northumberland Fusiliers.

He has no know grave and is commemorated by the Vis-en-Artois Memorial.


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