Fred Whiteley (c.1893-1917)

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.
Fred Whiteley

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

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

WHITELEY, FRED. Private. No 24225. 2/7th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Meltham, Huddersfield. Eldest son of Mr and Mrs Joe Whiteley of Hollingworth Green, Meltham. Husband of Alice Whiteley, Lower Foresters, Meltham, and later of 3 Fence Nook, Littleborough. Died of wounds, 4.12.1917, aged 24 years. Buried HERMIES HILL BRITISH CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 2, Row C, Grave 6.
ROH:- St. Bartholomew's Church, Meltham; Huddersfield Drill Hall.

Newspaper References

Commonwealth War Graves Commission