Frank Shaw (1899-1918)
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 41355. 1st Battalion The Royal Scots Fusiliers. Born John Berry's Row, Berry Brow, Huddersfield, 14.3.1899. Son of Hugh and Mary Shaw, 38 Dods Royd, Berry Brow. Educated Berry Brow Council School and Hillhouse Elementary School. Employed by Messrs Kaye and Stewart, of Lockwood. Single. Enlisted 13.11.1915. Reported wounded and missing on 12.4.1918 and afterwards presumed to have been killed on that date. Has no known grave. Commemorated PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
- ROH:- Armitage Bridge War Memorial.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private FRANK SHAW
- regiment: Royal Scots Fusiliers
- died: Friday, April 12, 1918
- record ID: 868217
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #868217)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #3984572)