Ernest Ramsden (1897-1916)

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.
Ernest Ramsden

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:

RAMSDEN, ERNEST. Private. No 241947. 1/5th Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers. Born South Street, Paddock 7.3.1897. Son of Mr and Mrs G. H. Ramsden, 5 Beech Street, Paddock, Huddersfield. Educated Paddock Council School. Attended Paddock Congregational Church and Sunday School. Employed as a gas fitter's mate by the Longwood Gas Company. Single. Enlisted 19.6.1916. Reported missing, presumed killed, 14.11.1916, aged 19. Has no known grave. Commemorated THIEPVAL MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- All Saints Church, Paddock; Shared Church, Paddock.

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