Frederick Lee (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.
Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922
The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:
- LEE, FREDERICK. Private. No 201852. No 4 Company, 1/4th Battalion Seaforth Highlanders. Born Lockwood, Huddersfield, 11.5.1893. Youngest son of John and Ellen Lee, 6 Shoulder of Mutton Yard, Lockwood. Educated Mount Street Church School, Lockwood. Employed as a grocer's assistant at the Thornton Lodge branch of the Huddersfield Industrial Society. Single. Enlisted 15.2.1916. Reported missing on 1.8.1917 and afterwards presumed to have been killed on that date, aged 24. Has no known grave. Commemorated MENIN GATE MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
- ROH:- Emmanuel Church, Lockwood.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private FREDERICK LEE
- regiment: Seaforth Highlanders
- died: Wednesday, August 1, 1917
- age: 24 years
- record ID: 1618601
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #1618601)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #2344492)