George Pickard (c.1893-1918)

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:

PICKARD, GEORGE. Sergeant Pilot. No 23959. 11th Squadron Royal Flying Corps. Born Moldgreen. Son of George R. and Florence L. Pickard, 1 Silver Street, Moldgreen, Huddersfield. Educated Christ Church and Higher Grade Schools. Employed as a grocer and provision merchant at 56/58 South Street, Huddersfield. Sang in the Huddersfield Parish Church choir. Killed in action, 25.1.1918, aged 24 years. Buried WARLINCOURT HALTE BRITISH CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 11. Row B. Grave 14.
ROH:- Huddersfield Parish Church; Christ Church, Moldgreen.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission