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:
- LONGBOTTOM, ALBERT. Private. No 36496. 1/6th Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers. Born 31 Queen Street, Paddock. Son of Hellawell and Henrietta Longbottom, 76 New Street, Paddock. Educated Paddock Council School. Employed as a cloth finisher. Enlisted 20.1.1917. Died of pneumonia as a Prisoner of War, 16.7.1918. Buried LILLE SOUTHERN CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 3, Row B, Grave 3.
- ROH:- All Saints Church, Paddock; Shared Church, Paddock.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission