Fred Shaw (c.1879-1917)

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:

SHAW, FRED. Private. No 32534. 18th Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment. (2nd Bradford Pals). Born Batley. Lived Armitage Row, Shepley. Employed as a mason by Mr H. Wood of Shepley. Single. Enlisted May 1916. Reported missing at the Battle of Arras on 3.5.1917. Has no known grave. Commemorated ARRAS MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

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