Fred Hardy (c.1883-1917)

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.
Fred Hardy

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:

HARDY, FRED. Lance Corporal. No 240386. 1/5th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Meltham. Son of James Hardy, 149 Longwood Road, Longwood. Husband of Mary Hardy, 9 Learoyd's Yard, Leeds Road, Huddersfield. Father of five children. Employed as a teaser and fettler at Messrs Middlemost Brothers. Enlisted 8.8.1914. Was the Company Cook. Killed in action at Nieuport, Belgium, 7.8.1917, aged 34 years. Buried RAMSCAPELLE ROAD MILITARY CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 2, Row A, Grave 6.
ROH:- St. Mark's Parish Church, Longwood; Huddersfield Drill Hall.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission