Beaumont Haigh (c.1888-1915)

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:

HAIGH, BEAUMONT. Private. No 3/10837. 8th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Meltham, Huddersfield. Lived Meltham. Brother of Mr Dan. Haigh, of Station Street, Meltham. Employed as a cotton piecer. Served at Gallipoli. Died 8.12.1915, aged 27 years. Buried PORTIANOS MILITARY CEMETERY, WEST MUDROS, LEMNOS, GREECE. Grave location:- Plot 5, Row D, Grave 160.
ROH:- St. Bartholomew's Church, Meltham; Christ Church, Helme.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission