Ben Howard (c.1895-1918)

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:

HOWARD, BEN. Private. No 270584. 2nd Battalion The Royal Scots. Formerly No 270584 York and Lancaster Regiment; No 240986 Scottish Rifles. Born Denby Dale. Son of Walter and Sarah Howard. Lived Denby Dale. Died of wounds, 22.3.1918, aged 22 years. Buried BAC-du-SUD BRITISH CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 1, Row A, Grave 6.
ROH:- Denby Dale and Cumberworth War Memorial.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

  • Private HOWARD
  • regiment: Royal Scots
  • died: Friday, March 22, 1918
  • age: 22 years
  • record ID: 18815