Arthur Hollings (1890-1916)

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Arthur Hollings

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

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

HOLLINGS, ARTHUR. Private. No 11929. 9th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born 201 Cowcliffe Hill Road, Huddersfield, 14.7.1890. Son of Samuel and Eliza Hollings. Educated Cowcliffe National School. Employed as a driller by Messrs Hopkinsons of Birkby. Attended Netheroyd Hill Congregational Sunday School. Single. Enlisted, 11.8.1914, in the 8th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Was wounded at Gallipoli in August, 1915, and was at home at Christmas, 1915, before going out to France with the 9th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Killed in action, 2.3.1916, aged 25 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated MENIN GATE MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- Netheroyd Hill Methodist Chapel; Fartown and Birkby War Memorial.

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