Frank Shaw (1895-1918)

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:

SHAW, FRANK. Private. No 241208. 2/5th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Northgate, Almondbury, 26.12.1895. Son of Sam and Alice Shaw, 61 Northgate, Almondbury. Educated Almondbury Council School and Huddersfield College. Employed as a clerk by Messrs J. W. and H. Shaw, St. George's Square, Huddersfield. Single. Enlisted 17.5.1915. Killed in action, 20.7.1918, aged 22 years. Buried COURMAS BRITISH CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 2, Row C, Grave 4.
ROH:- Huddersfield Drill Hall; Almondbury War Memorial.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission