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:
- FIELD, ALBERT EDWARD SMITH. Sergeant. No 306157. 2/7th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Married, with two children. Lived 20 Hardend Cottages, Marsden. Employed in the warehouse at Bank Bottom Mills, Marsden. Enlisted July 1915. Embarked for France in January, 1917. Died of wounds at No 49 (West Riding) Casualty Clearing Station, 3.12.1917, aged 28 years. Buried ACHIET-LE-GRAND COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION. Grave location:- Plot 2, Row A, Grave 11.
- ROH:- Huddersfield Drill Hall; Marsden War Memorial.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission