Arnold McLintock (1885-1916)

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.


Captain McLintock is also commemorated on a grave in Birkdale Cemetery, Southport.[1]

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

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

McLINTOCK, ARNOLD. Captain. 1/5th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Marsden 23.4.1885. Son of the late Doctor McLintock, who was in practice in Marsden, and Mrs M. E. McLintock, 44 Queensborough Terrace, Hyde Park, London. Educated Edinburgh Academy and Bedford Grammar School. Was a partner in the Ramsden Mill Company, Linthwaite. Lived 33 Edgerton Cottages, Huddersfield. Enlisted at the outbreak of the war and was commissioned in October 1914. Embarked for France in April, 1915. Mentioned in Despatches by Field Marshall Sir John French on 1.1.1916 and Sir Douglas Haig on 30.4.1916. Reported missing, presumed killed, in the attack on the Schwaben Redoubt on 3.9.1916, aged 31 years. Buried MILL ROAD CEMETERY, THIEPVAL. Grave location:- Plot 13, Row C, Grave 2.
ROH:- Holy Trinity Church, Huddersfield; Huddersfield Drill Hall.


Notes and References

  1. With thanks to the Rev. David Long.