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, EDWIN. Private. No 203577. 1/4th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Taylor Hill 14.2.1891. Son of Mr and Mrs Benson Beaumont, 57 Newsome Road, Berry Brow. Educated at Berry Brow Council School. Employed as a scourer by Messrs Vickerman and Sons, Limited, Taylor Hill. Single. Enlisted 1.7.1916. Killed in action at Erquinghem, near Armentieres, 10.4.1918, aged 27 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated on the TYNE COT MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
- ROH:- Armitage Bridge War Memorial.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission