Ernest Liversedge (c.1891-1917)
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:
- LIVERSEDGE, ERNEST. Sapper. No 166754. 22nd Field Company, Royal Engineers. Born Lepton. Son of Richard and Martha Liversedge, Rowley Hill, Lepton. Employed by Messrs Hollingworths, joiners and contractors, of Huddersfield. Attended the Rowley Hill Wesleyan Chapel and Sunday School. Was treasurer to the Rowley Hill Cricket Club. Enlisted April 1916. Embarked for France in November, 1916. Killed in action, 3.3.1917, aged 25 years. Buried COURCELLES-AU-BOIS COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION. Grave location:- Row F, Grave 4.
- ROH:- Lepton Parish Church.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Sapper ERNEST LIVERSEDGE
- regiment: Royal Engineers
- died: Saturday, March 3, 1917
- age: 25 years
- record ID: 111900
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #111900)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #2679952)