Fred Hoyle (c.1880-1917)

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.

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

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

HOYLE, FRED. Private. No 202936. 1/4th Battalion King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. Born Linthwaite. Lived Jovil, Linthwaite. Married. Attended Linthwaite Parish Church. Was a member of the Smith Ryding Working Men's Club. Employed by Messrs Charles Lockwood and Sons, Black Rock Mills. Enlisted 22.9.1916. Embarked for France in the second week of January, 1917. Killed in action, 10.4.1917, aged 36 years. Buried RUE-du-BACQUEROT No 1 MILITARY CEMETERY, LAVENTIE. Grave location:- Plot 3, Row A, Grave 4.
ROH:- Linthwaite War Memorial; St. John's Church, Golcar.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission