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:
- PHIPPARD, FREDERICK GEORGE. Company Sergeant Major. No 240025. 1/5th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Brixton. Husband of Winifred Phippard, Linfit Lane, Kirkburton. A member of the Royal Ancient Order of Buffaloes (Dartmouth Lodge). Was connected with the local Territorials for six years prior to the war. Embarked for France, as a Corporal, with the Battalion in April, 1915. Died in No 44 Casualty Clearing Station on 8.10.1917, after having received a compound fracture of the right thigh and left hand. He was 27 years of age. Buried NINE ELMS BRITISH CEMETERY, POPERINGHE. Grave location:- Plot 4. Row B. Grave 5.
- ROH:- All Hallows Parish Church, Kirkburton; Huddersfield Drill Hall.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission