Charles James Rye (c.1897-1917)

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:

RYE, CHARLES JAMES. Private. No 291807. 'B' Company, 1/7th Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers. Born Meltham, Huddersfield. Son of William Jesse and Bertha Rye, 3 Blue Slates, Meltham. Killed in action at Passchendaele 26.10.1917, aged 20 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated TYNE COT MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- St. Bartholomew's Church, Meltham; Christ Church, Helme.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission