Frederick Fearnley Holroyd (1885-1918)
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:
- HOLROYD, FREDERICK FEARNLEY. Gunner. No 117721. 256th Siege Battery Royal Garrison Artillery. Born Penistone. Son of Suttliffe and Annie Holroyd of Abbey Road, Shepley. Husband of Eliza Ellen Holroyd of Lea Side Cafe, Shepley. Employed by Messrs Firth Brothers of Shepley. Killed in action, 24.9.1918, aged 34 years. Buried VIS-en-ARTOIS BRITISH CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 6, Row G, Grave 1.
- ROH:- Shepley War Memorial.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Gunner FREDERICK FEARNLEY HOLROYD
- regiment: Royal Garrison Artillery
- died: Tuesday, September 24, 1918
- age: 34 years
- record ID: 250310
- If Somebody Remembers Me! Men from the Village of Shepley who Served in the Great War (2014) by Geoff Peel
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #250310)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #1947026)