Arthur Wood (c.1879-1919)

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.


According to the burial register of St. Thomas, soldier Arthur Wood (aged 40) died at "Storthes Hall Asylum" and was buried on 12 April 1919.

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

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

WOOD, A. Private. No 19781. 3rd Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment, transferred to No 237003 Labour Corps. Died at home, 3.4.1919. Buried St. THOMAS'S CHURCHYARD, THURSTONLAND. Grave location:- West.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission