Albert Nortcliffe (c.1898-1918)

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:

NORTCLIFFE, ALBERT. Private. No 77988. 15th Battalion Durham Light Infantry. Born 97 High Royd Lane, Moldgreen, Huddersfield. Son of Joe and Annis Nortcliffe. Educated Moldgreen Church of England School. Employed as a shop assistant at the Huddersfield Industrial Society's branch at Thornton Lodge. Single. Enlisted 13.10.1916. Reported missing, presumed killed, 21.3.1918, aged 19 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated POZIERES MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- Christ Church, Moldgreen.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission