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:
- BARLOW, ERNEST. Private. No 3285. 1/5th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Lived Thurstonland. Was employed as a farmer's man for Mr James Atkinson of Bottoms, Holmfirth. Engaged to be married. Enlisted in the Holmfirth Territorials at the outbreak of the war. Died of wounds, 10.7.1915. Buried in FERME-OLIVER CEMETERY, ELVERDINGHE, BELGIUM. Grave location:- Plot 1, Row J, Grave 5.
- ROH:- Holme and Holmbridge War Memorial; Huddersfield Drill Hall; Thurstonland War Memorial.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission