Ben Maude (c.1886-1917)

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Ben Maude (c.1886-1917)

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

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

MAUDE, BEN. Gunner. No 117739. 256th Siege Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery. Born Cumberworth. Son of Mrs Mary Maude. Lived Piper House, Cumberworth. Was a widower, with two children. Employed by Mr Harris Wood, quarry owner, of Shepley. Enlisted September 1916. Killed by a shell at the Battle of Arras on 25.4.1917, aged 30 years old. Buried FEUCHY BRITISH CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 1, Row B, Grave 27.
ROH:- New Mill Working Men's Club; Fulstone War Memorial.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

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