Frank Taylor (1887-1918)

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:

TAYLOR, FRANK. Private. No 44994. 2nd Battalion York and Lancaster Regiment. Born Birkby, Huddersfield, 14.6.1887. Son of James and Ellen Taylor, 5 Chadwick's Yard, Blacker Road, Birkby. Educated Hillhouse Board School. Employed as a pattern weaver. Husband of Elsie May Taylor, 40 Birkby Hall Road, Huddersfield. Enlisted 18.8.1917. Killed in action near St. Quentin on 18.9.1918, aged 31 years. Buried TREFCON BRITISH CEMETERY. Grave location:- Row D, Grave 17.
ROH:- Fartown and Birkby War Memorial.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission