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:
- EASTWOOD, ALBERT EDWARD. Private. No 41940. 2/9th Battalion Manchester Regiment. Formerly No 31745 North Staffordshire Regiment. Son of Wellington and Emma Eastwood, 137 Northgate, Almondbury. Employed by Messrs Lockwood and Keighley, Upperhead Row, Huddersfield. Was a well known campanologist and a member of the Huddersfield Parish Church Society of Service Ringers. Reported missing, presumed killed, 21.3.1918, aged 39 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated POZIERES MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
- ROH:- Almondbury War Memorial; memorial in Almondbury Cemetery.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission