Fred Denton (c.1897-1916)
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:
- DENTON, FRED. Private. No 4506. 1/5th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Lepton. Son of Sam and Mary Jane Denton of Highgate Lane, Lepton. Killed in action, 3.9.1916, aged 19 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated THIEPVAL MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private FRED DENTON
- regiment: Duke of Wellington's Regiment (West Riding)
- died: Sunday, September 3, 1916
- age: 19 years
- record ID: 756673
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #756673)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #7697248)