George Senior (c.1897-1917)

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:

SENIOR, GEORGE. Private. No 241975. 2/5th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Lepton, Huddersfield. Son of Mrs Elizabeth H. Senior, Knotty Lane, Lepton. Along with his brother, Thomas Senior, was employed as a mason on the Whitley Bow Estate. Enlisted March 1916. Killed in action, 16.3.1917. Buried QUEEN'S CEMETERY, BUCQUOY. Grave location:- Plot 3, Row E, Grave 8.
ROH:- Lepton Parish Church; Huddersfield Drill Hall.
Brother of Private THOMAS SENIOR died of wounds, 11.9.1916.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission