George Adam Charlesworth (c.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:

CHARLESWORTH, GEORGE ADAM. Gunner. No 74499. 122nd Heavy Battery Royal Garrison Artillery. Born Kirkburton. Son of Adam and Sarah Ann Charlesworth of Dean Brow, Kirkburton. Employed by his father as a tailor. Was a member of Kirkburton Liberal Club. Attended Highburton Primitive Methodist Church. Enlisted April, 1915. Killed in action, 30.9.1917, aged 24 years. Buried VLAMERTINGHE NEW MILITARY CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 12, Row G, Grave 23.
ROH:- All Hallows Parish Church, Kirkburton; commemorated on headstone in Kirkburton Churchyard.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission