Clarence Singleton (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:

SINGLETON, CLARENCE. Private. No 306140. 2/7th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Son of Mr and Mrs Joe Singleton, 55 Roydhouse, Linthwaite. Educated Linthwaite Church School. Employed at the Globe Worsted Company, Slaithwaite. Reported missing, presumed killed, at the Battle of Arras, 3.5.1917, aged 19 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated ARRAS MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- Linthwaite War Memorial; Huddersfield Drill Hall.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission