Arnold Crowther (1892-1917)

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.
Arnold Crowther

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:

CROWTHER, ARNOLD. Private. No 24665. 'C' Company 6th Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment. Born 24 Green Hill, Longwood, Huddersfield, 8.11.1892. Son of John Richard and Rachel Ann Crowther. Educated at Goitfield Council School. Employed as a woollen spinner by Messrs J. I. Swallow and Company, commission spinners, Parkwood Mills. Attended Longwood Wesleyan Chapel. Single. Enlisted 2.6.1916. Killed in action near Yser Canal, Ypres, 3.7.1917, aged 24 years. Buried BRANDHOEK MILITARY CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 1, Row K, Grave 1.
ROH:- Longwood Wesleyan Chapel; Longwood War Memorial.

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