Alfred Carter (c.1893-1915)

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:

CARTER, ALFRED. Private. No 2832. 1/7th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Second son of Mr Samuel Carter, 2 Industrial Terrace, Greenside, Dalton. Attended St. Paul's Wesleyan Church, Dalton and the Moldgreen Adult School. Employed as a polisher by Mr Harry Roebuck, furnisher, of Moldgreen. A keen cross country runner. Enlisted January 1915. Killed in action, 20.12.1915, aged 22 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated on the MENIN GATE MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- St. Paul's Wesleyan Church, Dalton; Huddersfield Drill Hall.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission