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:
- BOOTHROYD, DENNIS ALLEN. Private. No 17772. 2nd Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Honley. Son of Allan and Eliza Boothroyd, Lake Cottage, Honley. Employed by Messrs Liversedge, dyers, Leeds Road, Huddersfield. Attended Honley Primitive Methodist Church and was a member of the choir. Enlisted January 1916. Reported missing, presumed killed, 12.10.1916, aged 25 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated on the THIEPVAL MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
- ROH:- Honley War Memorial.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission