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:
- HOYLE, ALBERT. Private. No 53433. 15th/17th Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment. Born Slaithwaite. Son of Nellie and the late Anthony Hoyle, 27 Nabbs Lane, Slaithwaite. Employed as a piecer by Messrs James Holroyd and Son of Uppermill. Enlisted 1.5.1917. Embarked for France on 3.4.1918. Killed in action, 23.5.1918, aged 19 years. Buried CAESTRE MILITARY CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 1, Row B, Grave 26.
- ROH:- St. James' Church, Slaithwaite; Slaithwaite War Memorial.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission