Bertie Wilson (1890-1916)

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:

WILSON, BERTIE. Gunner. No 140945. 1st Reserve Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Born Lepton, Huddersfield, 12.4.1890. Educated Lepton Council School. Employed as a woollen spinner. Husband of E. E. Wilson, 20 Longwood Road, Huddersfield. Enlisted May 1916. Died on 23.10.1916 at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary. Buried EDGERTON CEMETERY, HUDDERSFIELD. Grave location:- 11B, 125.
ROH:- St. John's Church, Kirkheaton; St. Mark's Parish Church, Longwood.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission