Fred Horsfall (c.1889-1918)
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:
- HORSFALL, FRED. Private. No 305042. 1/7th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Son of Mr and Mrs Horsfall, 178 Albert Street, Lockwood. Employed at Parkwood Mills, Lockwood. Married, with three children. Enlisted 1915. Killed in action, 29.4.1918. Has no known grave. Commemorated ARRAS MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
- ROH:- Emmanuel Church, Lockwood; Huddersfield Drill Hall.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private FRED HORSFALL
- regiment: Duke of Wellington's Regiment (West Riding)
- died: Monday, April 29, 1918
- record ID: 837273
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #837273)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #1964467)