Benjamin Holt (c.1893-1918)

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:

HOLT, BENJAMIN. Able Seaman. No J/50716 (DEV). Royal Navy. HMS Crescent. Son of Thomas Henry and Eleanor Holt of Upperheaton, Kirkheaton. Died at home, 8.12.1918, aged 25 years. Buried KIRKHEATON CEMETERY. Grave location:- 'U', 613.
ROH:- St. John's Church, Kirkheaton.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

  • Able Seaman BENJAMIN HOLT
  • regiment: Royal Navy
  • died: Sunday, December 8, 1918
  • age: 25 years
  • record ID: 2752209