Arthur Sykes (1882-1916)

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:

SYKES, ARTHUR. Private. No 20028. 2nd Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Kirkheaton. Son of Fred and Ellen of Jagger Hill, Dalton. Killed in action, 8.12.1916. Has no known grave. Commemorated THIEPVAL MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- St. John's Church, Kirkheaton; commemorated on headstone in Kirkheaton Cemetery.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission