Frederick George Wilde (1880-1918)

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.


Born in Linthwaite, the son of tailor Frederick George Wilde and his wife Sarah.

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

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

WILDE, FREDERICK GEORGE. Air Mechanic 1st Class. No 43733. Air Supply Depot. Royal Flying Corps. Husband of Ann Wilde, 13 Heath House, Golcar. Died at home, 9.1.1918, aged 36 years. Buried St. JOHN'S CHURCHYARD, GOLCAR. Grave location:- A, (North-West), 79.
ROH:- St. John's Church, Golcar.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

  • Air Mechanic 1st Class FREDERICK GEORGE WILDE
  • regiment: Royal Flying Corps
  • died: Wednesday, January 9, 1918
  • age: 36 years
  • record ID: 2751811