Edward Lovick (1899-1918)

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:

LOVICK, EDWARD. Private. No 40833. 8th Battalion The King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment). Born 9 Broadway, Lancaster, 29.5.1899. Son of John and Isabella Lovick, 112 Longwood Gate, Longwood. Educated Holywell Green Board School, Stainland, Halifax. Employed as a cloth finisher. Single. Enlisted 29.6.1917. Killed in action during the second battle of the Somme, near Gommecourt, on 21.8.1918, aged 19 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated VIS-en-ARTOIS MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- St. Mark's Parish Church, Longwood.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission