Arthur Ernest Williamson (1890-1916)

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Arthur Ernest Williamson

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

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

WILLIAMSON, ARTHUR ERNEST. Lance Corporal. No 12959. 9th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Crich, Derbyshire. Lodged with Mr Fenton-Smith of Highfield, Shepley. Employed by Mr Harris Wood at the Brick and Tile Works, Lower Cumberworth. Attended Birdsedge Wesleyan Reform Chapel and was a member of the choir. His fiancé lived in Birdsedge. Killed in action 2.3.1916. Has no known grave. Commemorated MENIN GATE MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- Shepley War Memorial; Denby Dale and Cumberworth War Memorial.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

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