Elvey Middleton (1894-1916)

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.
Elvey Middleton

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