Charles Arthur Webb (c.1898-1918)

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:

WEBB, CHARLES ARTHUR. Private. No 270304. 9th Battalion The Royal Scots (the Lothian Regiment). Formerly No 11375 The Royal Scots Fusiliers. Born Pontefract. Eldest son of Charles and Ada Webb, 58 Rock Terrace, Brockholes. Employed by Messrs T. Cresswell and Company Limited, woollen merchants, Lord Street, Huddersfield. Killed in action, 1.8.1918, aged 20 years. Buried RAPERIE BRITISH CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 2, Row E, Grave 6.
ROH:- Brockholes War Memorial; Honley War Memorial.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

  • regiment: Royal Scots
  • died: Thursday, August 1, 1918
  • age: 20 years
  • record ID: 298077