Fred Taylor (1888-1917)

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:

TAYLOR, FRED. Corporal. No 24986. 2nd Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Huddersfield 25.6.1888. Educated Moldgreen Council School. Married. Lived 3 Standiforth Place, Dalton, Huddersfield. Employed as a woollen fettler and teaser at Commercial Mills, Firth Street, Huddersfield. Enlisted 10.8.1915. Killed during the Battle of Arras on 3.5.1917. Has no known grave. Commemorated ARRAS MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- Christ Church, Moldgreen.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission