Claude Atkinson (c.1895-1918)

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:

ATKINSON, CLAUDE. No 24702. Lance Sergeant. 9th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Son of John and Louisa Atkinson, 61 Halifax Old Road, Huddersfield. Employed by Mr Thomas Canby, finisher. Killed in action, 25.8.1918, aged 23 years. Commemorated on VIS-en-ARTOIS MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- Fartown and Birkby War Memorial.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission