Fred Thewlis Crowe (1882-1918)

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:

CROWE, FRED THEWLIS. Private. No 268353. 2/5th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Taylor Hill 3.5.1882. Son of Mr and Mrs Anthony Crowe, 6 Stocks Buildings, Taylor Hill, Huddersfield. Attended Berry Brow Wesleyan Church. Employed as a clerk at Deanhouse Institution. Husband of Lucy Crowe, Bank Terrace, Armitage Bridge, Huddersfield. Enlisted 18.10.1916. Wounded at Bullecourt, 3.5.1917. Killed in action, 29.8.1918, at Vaulx north east of Bapaume, aged 36 years. Buried VAULX HILL CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 1, Row H, Grave 9.
ROH:- Huddersfield Drill Hall; Armitage Bridge War Memorial.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission