George Townend (1900-1918)
Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922
The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:
- TOWNEND, GEORGE. Private. No 24719. 49th Battalion Machine Gun Corps. Formerly No 4041 Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Fartown 12.1.1900. Educated Hillhouse Council School. Employed as a cloth finisher. Enlisted February 1915. Killed in action on 13.10.1918, near Cambrai. He was 18 years of age. Buried NAVES COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION. Grave location:- Plot 5, Row A, Grave 14.