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HUDDERSFIELD ST PAULS WAR MEMORIAL

Detailed information for World War 1 & 2
Compiled and Copyright © Martin Edwards 2008
Transcribed Sandra Stocks

Huddersfield St Paul's church is now part of Huddersfield University, used by the music department as a concert hal. The memorials that were in the church still exist there now and are to be found in the memorial chapel. There are 50 names listed for World War 1. The names have been sorted into alphabetical orderfor ease of reading and research.

Photograph Copyright © Margaret Jane Hayhoe 2008

THE HOLY TABLE WAS DEDICATED
TO THE GLORY OF GOD IN HONOURABLE MEMORY OF
MEN OF THIS PARISH AND CONGREGATION
WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR
1914 1919

PRO DEO ET PRO PATRIA

AMBLER Noah
Private 268374, 9th Battalion, Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment). Died 12 October 1918. Buried in SELRIDGE BRITISH CEMETERY, MONTAY, Nord, France. Plot II. Row D. Grave 8.
BALMFORTH Ernest
Lance Corporal 10644, 10th Battalion, Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment). Died 25 september 1916. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 6 A and 6 B.
BARRAS Alexander Edward aka Alex
Gunner 96691, 59th Battery, 18th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Died 15 August 1917. Aged 39. Husband of Eliza Jane Barras, of 22, Bradley St., Huddersfield. No known grave. Commemorated on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 5 and 9.
BEASLEY George
Gunner
BELL William
Sergeant.
BLACKBRUN Stanley
Private
BULLAS Thomas
Private
CALKIN Ellis
Private 241355, 2nd/5th Battalion, Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment). Died 9 September 1917. Buried at ST. HILAIRE CEMETERY, FREVENT, Pas de Calais, France. Plot III. Row A. Grave 27.
CASTLE James Arthur
Sapper 58257, 139th Army Troops Company, Royal Engineers. Died 22 April 1918. Aged 36. Husband of Caroline Castle, of 12, Lockwood's Yard, Upperhead Row, Huddersfield. Buried in MIKRA BRITISH CEMETERY, KALAMARIA, Greece. Grave 246.
CLOUGH Arthur Hodgson
Corporal
COCKER Friend
Gunner
COOPER Leonard
Private
CROWTHER Frank
Private
DENNIS Herbert
Private
DYSON Thomas Holmes
Private G/14739, 6th Battalion, The Buffs (East Kent Regiment). Died 29 September 1918. Aged 20. Son of George and Adeline Dyson, of 56, Commercial St., Huddersfield. Buried in UNICORN CEMETERY, VENDHUILE, Aisne, France. Plot II. Row B. Grave 14.
EWING Joe Willie
Private
FULLER John
Sapper
GOODRICK Herbert
Private
HAIGH Sam
Private
HALL Clarence Trigg
Telegraphist
HARDY Victor
[Listed as Private on memorial] Rifleman B/203511, 5th Battalion, Rifle Brigade, Died 2 April 1919. Aged 25. Son of Hannah Hardy, of 58, Senior St., Huddersfield, and the late Walter Hardy. Buried in HUDDERSFIELD (ALMONDBURY) CEMETERY, Yorkshire. Grave 6. "C." 69.
HARTLEY George Frederick William
Rifleman C/7214, 12th Battalion, King's Royal Rifle Corps. Died 2 April 1918. Aged 20. Son of Alice A. Hartley, of 25, Milford St., Huddersfield, and the late George Hartley. No known grave. Commemorated at POZIERES MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Panel 61 to 64.
HEMINGWAY Arthur
Gunner
HERWORTH Fred
Private
HODGSON Victor
Private
HORTON Alfred
Private
HORTON Herbert
Síman
HUNT Frederick
Private
JACKSON George
Lance Corporal
JACKSON John
Private
JESSOP Lewis Hallas
Private 4262, Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment). Died 8 July 1916. Buried in NETLEY MILITARY CEMETERY, Hampshire. Grave C.E. 1802.
JONES Arthur Barron
Private 240574, "C" Company, 2nd/5th Battalion, Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment). Died 9 April 1918. Aged 29. Husband of Alice Jones, of 2, Robinson's Buildings, Shore Head, Huddersfield. Buried in BIENVILLERS MILITARY CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot IX. Row B. Grave 9.
KATHRO Harry
Private
KAYE George
Private
KEIGHLEY Harold
Private
LEVITT Frederick Walter
Drummer
LOCKWOOD Ernest
Rifleman
MITCHELL Fred
Corporal
NETHERWOOD Thomas
Private 208731, 5th Battalion, Duke of Cambridge's Own (Middlesex Regiment). Died 9 November 1918. Aged 23. Son of Walter and Emily Netherwood, of 13, Newsome Rd., Huddersfield. Buried in HUDDERSFIELD (ALMONDBURY) CEMETERY, Yorkshire. Grave 8. "C." 31.
PAXMAN Boynton
Corporal 96, 1st/5th Battalion, Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment). Died 18 August 1915. Aged 23. Husband of Edith Paxman, of 3, Sutcliffe's Yard, Manchester St., Huddersfield. Buried in WHITE HOUSE CEMETERY, ST. JEAN-LES-YPRES, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot III. Row O. Grave 18.
PIERCY George Richard
Private
RAMSDEN Charlie
Private
ROOKE Richard James
Sergeant
SHAW George
Private
SHOESMITH Arthur Thomas
[Listed as Corporal on memorial] Private SS/21505, 28th Lines of Communication Company, Royal Army Service Corps. Died 30 August 1917. Aged 41. Son of John and Mary Shoesmith, of Huddersfield; husband of Amy Shoesmith, of 62, Commercial St., Huddersfield. Served in the South African Campaign. Buried in SALONIKA (LEMBET ROAD) MILITARY CEMETERY, Greece. Grave 1161.
TEBB John Leonard
Rifleman C/7403, 18th Battalion, King's Royal Rifle CorpsKing's Royal Rifle Corps. Died 15 September 1916. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 13 A and 13 B.
WHARF Joe Willie
Private
WILSON Ernest
Private
WOMERSLEY Ben Abbott
Private 15603, 8th Battalion, Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment). Died 14 September 1916. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 6 A and 6 B.
WOMERSLEY Joe
Private

THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE

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