Ernest Tyas (c.1887-1917)

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Ernest Tyas

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

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

TYAS, ERNEST. Private. No 38512. 10th Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment. Born Brockholes, Huddersfield. Son of the late William and Ann Tyas, 6 Smithy Place, Brockholes. Husband of Edith Tyas. Employed by Messrs Robinsons, of Smithy Place Mills. Attended St. George's Church, Brockholes. Killed by a sniper in No Man's Land on 14.4.1917, aged 29 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated ARRAS MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- Honley War Memorial; Brockholes War Memorial.

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