An ongoing project to commemorate and research the lives of those who appear on war memorials and rolls of honour in the local area, who served in the military, or whose deaths were linked to conflict.
Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922
The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:
- CHAMBERS, ABRAHAM. Lance Corporal. No C/7245. 'A' Company King's Royal Rifle Corps, posted to 12th Battalion London Regiment (The Rangers). Born Brook Fold, Honley, 29.3.1896. Son of Seth and Clara Chambers, 18 Schofield's Yard, Longroyd Lane, Huddersfield. Educated at St. Paul's Church School, Huddersfield. Employed as a finisher by Messrs Crowther Brothers, Union Mills, Milnsbridge. Single. Enlisted 12.10.1915. Died of wounds at No 55 Casualty Clearing Station, 24.8.1918, aged 22 years. Buried DAOURS COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION. Grave location:- Plot 6, Row A, Grave 23.
- ROH:- Honley War Memorial.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission