Ernest Exley (c.1887-1918)

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:

EXLEY, ERNEST. Private. No 31702. 'A' Company, 13th Battalion York and Lancaster Regiment. Formerly No 5556 Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Scissett. Son of Samuel and Mary Exley, of Water Street, Scissett. Died of wounds at No 2 Casualty Clearing Station, 15.5.1918, aged 30 years. Buried EBBLINGHEM MILITARY CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 2, Row B, Grave 18.
ROH:- Scissett War Memorial; Clayton West and High Hoyland War Memorial.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission