Charley Brook (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:

BROOK, CHARLEY. Private. No 240947. 2/5th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born 16 Wood Street, Moldgreen, 16.11.1894. Son of Thomas and Charlotte Brook, 7 West Place, Dalton. Educated at Moldgreen Church Schools. Employed as a butcher. Enlisted 20.1.1915. Died 15.7.1918 of bronchial pneumonia, aged 23 years. Buried in MARISSEL FRENCH NATIONAL CEMETERY. Grave location:- Grave No 663.
ROH:- Christ Church, Moldgreen; Huddersfield Drill Hall.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission