Albert Wilkinson (c.1896-1917)

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:

WILKINSON, ALBERT. Private. No 29/354. 25th (Tyneside Irish) Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers. Born Huddersfield. Son of Mr S. Wilkinson, New Street, Netherton, Huddersfield. Employed as a teamer by the Anglo-American Oil Company Limited. Attended South Crosland Church. Killed in action, 12.10.1917, at Poelcapelle during the Battle of Passchendaele. Buried CEMENT HOUSE CEMETERY, LANGEMARCK, BELGIUM. Grave location:- Plot 1, Row K, Grave 3.
ROH:- South Crosland and Netherton War Memorial.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission