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:
- BEAUMONT, DYSON. Private. No 46735. 13th Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers. Born Longwood Gate, 7.2.1895. Son of Joe and Betsy Beaumont, 7 Spark Street, Longwood. Educated at Goitfield School. Employed as a clerk by the Longwood Finishing Company. Was a member of the Longwood Wesleyan Choir and the Longwood Liberal Club. Enlisted 12.6.1916. Killed in action, 16.6.1917, aged 22 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated on the ARRAS MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
- ROH:- Longwood Wesleyan Chapel; St. Mark's Parish Church, Longwood; Longwood War Memorial.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission