Arthur Newsome (c.1894-1918)

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.

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

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

NEWSOME, ARTHUR. Corporal. No 45975. 11th Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers. Formerly No 36642 The Yorkshire Regiment. Son of Charlie and Sarah Ann Newsome, Commonside, Kirkburton. Was a bootmaker, in business with his father, before enlisting. Killed in action in Italy, 15.6.1918, aged 23 years. Buried MAGNABOSCHI BRITISH CEMETERY.Grave location:- Plot 3, Row C, Grave 1.
ROH:- All Hallows Parish Church, Kirkburton.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission