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:
- CAINE, FREDERICK, MM. Sergeant. No 240244. 1/5th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Huddersfield. Second son of Mr and Mrs Dennis Caine, 17 Dock Street, Huddersfield. Attended St. Patrick's Church. Employed by Messrs J. Lumb and Sons Limited, Folly Hall, Huddersfield. Awarded the Military Medal 9.12.1916. Killed in action at the Battle of Passchendaele, 9.10.1917, aged 22 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated on the TYNE COT MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING..
- ROH:- Huddersfield Drill Hall.
- Brother of Private THOMAS CAINE, killed in action, 20.1.1917
Commonwealth War Graves Commission