Frank Hartley (1895-1917)
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:
- HARTLEY, FRANK. Private. No 17926. 2nd Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Bradford 5.1.1895. Second son of Mr and Mrs W. Hartley, 34 Woodside Road, Lockwood. Educated Idle Council School. Attended the Rashcliffe Church and Sunday School. Employed as a butcher by Mr Alfred Dyson, The Shambles, Huddersfield. Killed in action at the Battle of Arras, 3.5.1917, aged 22 years. Buried BROWN'S COPSE CEMETERY, ROEUX. Grave location:- Plot 2, Row G, Grave 1.
- ROH:- Emmanuel Church, Lockwood; St. Stephen's Church, Rashcliffe.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private HARTLEY
- regiment: Duke of Wellington's Regiment (West Riding)
- died: Thursday, May 3, 1917
- record ID: 567761
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #567761)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #1580538)