Arthur Peace (1897-1918)

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:

PEACE, ARTHUR. Gunner. No L/25513. 168th (Huddersfield) Brigade Royal Field Artillery. Born Cumberworth 25.4.1897. Son of Mr and Mrs Walter Peace, 122 Barton Road, Crosland Moor, Huddersfield. Educated Cumberworth Schools. Employed as a spinner by Messrs James Shires and Sons Limited, Lockwood. Single. Enlisted 10.5.1915. Died of pneumonia following upon influenza at Hazebrouck on 16.10.1918, aged 21 years. Buried LA KREULE MILITARY CEMETERY, HAZEBROUCK. Grave location:- Plot 5, Row B, Grave 1.
ROH:- St. Barnabas Church, Crosland Moor.