Charles Richard Ramsden (c.1894-1918)

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:

RAMSDEN, CHARLES RICHARD. Private. No 242944. 2/5th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born 25 St. Helen's Gate, Almondbury. Eldest son of Mr and Mrs Samuel Ramsden, 56 Kaye Lane, Almondbury. Educated Almondbury Council School. Employed as a warehouseman at the Albany Mills, Firth Street, Huddersfield. Was a member of the Almondbury Cricket Club. Enlisted 2.11.1914. Twice wounded. Killed in action near Rheims, 22.7.1918. Has no known grave. Commemorated SOISSONS MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- Huddersfield Drill Hall; Almondbury War Memorial.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission