Clifford Thomas Sydney Cunningham (c.1896-1916)
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:
- CUNNINGHAM, CLIFFORD THOMAS SYDNEY. Private. No 240267. 1/5th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Hoyland Common. Lived Denby Dale. Son of Police Constable William Cunningham and Elizabeth Cunningham of Denby Dale. Employed by Messrs G. H. Norton. Embarked for France April, 1915. Reported missing, 3.9.1916. Has no known grave. Commemorated THIEPVAL MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
- ROH:- Denby Dale and Cumberworth War Memorial; G.H. Norton Roll of Employees; Huddersfield Drill Hall.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private CLIFFORD THOMAS SYDNEY CUNNINGHAM
- regiment: Duke of Wellington's Regiment (West Riding)
- died: Sunday, September 3, 1916
- age: 20 years
- record ID: 758006
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #758006)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #1055874)