Fred Green (c.1894-1918)

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:

GREEN, FRED. Private. No 242029. 1/5th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Holmbridge. Son of Mr and Mrs F. W. Green, Bank Top, Holmbridge. Educated Dobb Council School. Attended Hinchliffe Mill Sunday School. Employed as a weaver at Clarence Mills, Holmbridge. Single. Was a member of Holmbridge football club. Suffered serious gunshot wounds to the leg on 23.7.1918. Died of his wounds at No 12 General Hospital, Rouen, 25.7.1918, aged 24 years. Buried St. SEVER CEMETERY EXTENSION, ROUEN. Grave location:- Block Q, Plot 3, Row J, Grave 7.
ROH:- Holme and Holmbridge War Memorial; Huddersfield Drill Hall.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission