David Ainley (1898-1917)
Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922
The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:
- AINLEY, DAVID. Private. No 38361. 2nd Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment. Son of Richard and Alice Ainley, 79 Barcroft Road, Close Hill, Huddersfield. Born 22.2.1898. Attended Newsome Church of England School. Worked as a woollen warehouseman. Enlisted 25.10.1916. Killed in action, 16.8.1917. Has no known grave. Commemorated on the TYNE COT MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
- ROH:- St. John's Church, Newsome.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private DAVID AINLEY
- regiment: West Yorkshire Regiment
- died: Thursday, August 16, 1917
- record ID: 845762
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #845762)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #662038)