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.
Ernest Liversedge

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

  • regiment: Royal Engineers
  • died: Saturday, March 3, 1917
  • age: 25 years
  • record ID: 111900