Elvey Middleton (1894-1916)
Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922
The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:
- MIDDLETON, ELVEY. Private. No 19034. 9th Battalion King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. Born Marsh, Huddersfield. Son of Mr and Mrs R. Middleton of Bowling, Bradford, and formerly of 6 Cecil Street, Springwood, Huddersfield. Employed by Mr Whitehead, butcher, of Birkby. Killed in action on the first day of the Battle of the Somme, 1.7.1916. Buried GORDON DUMP CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 3, Row R, Grave 7.
- ROH:- Marsh War Memorial.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private MIDDLETON
- regiment: King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry
- died: Saturday, July 1, 1916
- record ID: 191292
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #191292)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #3024709)