Frederick William Eagleton (1873-1918)

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:

EAGLETON, FREDERICK W. Petty Officer Stoker. No 285839. Royal Navy. HMS Undaunted. Married, with two sons. Lived 6 Allen Row, Paddock. Prior to enlistment in the Royal Navy, he was employed in the Tramways Department of Huddersfield Corporation. Returned to his ship the week prior to his death and died of heart failure on board ship, 1.2.1918. Buried EDGERTON CEMETERY, HUDDERSFIELD. Grave location:- 2, 92G.
ROH:- St. Mark's Church, Longwood; Huddersfield Corporation Roll.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

  • Petty Officer Stoker EAGLETON
  • regiment: Royal Navy
  • died: Friday, February 1, 1918
  • record ID: 2752090