Arthur Blezard (1893-1918)

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.
Arthur Blezard

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

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

BLEZARD, ARTHUR. Private. No 269334. 2/5th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born 22 Silver Street, Moldgreen. Son of Mr James Blezard, 156 Wakefield Road, Moldgreen. Educated at Moldgreen Council School. Employed as a labourer. Enlisted 4.8.1917. Killed in action, 10.4.1918, north west of Bapaume. Buried in DOUCHY-LES-AYETTE BRITISH CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 2, Row E, Grave 21.
ROH:- Christ Church, Moldgreen; Huddersfield Drill Hall.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission