Arthur William Armitage (1883-1916)

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Arthur William Armitage

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

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

ARMITAGE, ARTHUR WILLIAM. Rifleman. No C/7762. 18th Battalion Kings Royal Rifle Corps. Born Lepton 25.4.1883. Attended Moldgreen Council School. Worked as a milkhand for Messrs Rhodes and Brierley, Kirkheaton. Married, with six children. Lived 44 Fleming House Lane, Dalton. Enlisted November, 1916. Killed in action at the Battle of Flers, 15.9.1916, aged 34 years. Buried in BULLS ROAD CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 2, Row G, Grave 3.
ROH:- St. John's Church, Kirkheaton.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission


Arthur William Armitage (1883-1916)


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