Ben Allen Hirst (c.1899-1920)

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:

HIRST, BEN ALLEN. Private. No 0505. 'D' Company, 1st Battalion Hampshire Regiment. Son of Thomas and Mary Ethel Hirst, of Owen's Terrace, Honley. Died of sickness at home, 17.3.1920, aged 20 years. Buried HONLEY CHURCH BURIAL GROUND. Grave location;- 37, 1442.
ROH:- Honley War Memorial.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission