George Clifford Cheetham (c.1897-1918)

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:

CHEETHAM, GEORGE CLIFFORD. Air Mechanic 2nd Class. No 29343. 45th Squadron Royal Air Force. Son of Edwin and Annie Cheetham of Brockholes. Employed by Messrs Mitchell and Sons of Brockholes. Was well known as a vocalist and was a member of the Brockholes church choir. Died of bronchial pneumonia, 8.10.1918, aged 21. Buried CHARMES MILITARY CEMETERY. (VOSGES). Grave location:- Plot 1, Row C, Grave 10.
ROH:- Honley War Memorial; Brockholes War Memorial.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

  • Air Mechanic 2nd Class GEORGE CLIFFORD CHEETHAM
  • regiment: Royal Air Force
  • died: Tuesday, October 8, 1918
  • age: 21 years
  • record ID: 2913190