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:
- GIBSON, GEORGE EDWARD. Private. No 64010. 11th Battalion The Welsh Regiment. Born Denby Dale. Son of George Edward and Fanny Gibson of Birdsedge, Denby Dale. Killed in action in Salonika, Greece, 18.9.1918, aged 22 years. Buried DOIRAN MILITARY CEMETERY, GREECE. Grave location:- Plot 1, Row E, Grave 19.
- ROH:- Denby Dale and Cumberworth War Memorial.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private GEORGE EDWARD GIBSON
- regiment: Welsh Regiment
- died: Wednesday, September 18, 1918
- age: 22 years
- record ID: 334380