George Lee (c.1894-1915)

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, GEORGE. Private. No 1985. 1/5th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Batley. Husband of Agnes Lee, 53 Station Road, Holywell Green, Halifax, and later of 3 Shady Row, Meltham. Killed in action, 4.11.1915, aged 21 years. Buried BARD COTTAGE CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 1, Row D, Grave 22. (His father and two brothers were also serving in the Army at the time of his death).
ROH:- St. Bartholomew's Church, Meltham; St. Andrew's Church, Stainsland; Huddersfield Drill Hall.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission