Harold Beaumont (c.1887-1917)

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:

BEAUMONT, HAROLD. Private. No 72500. 23rd Battalion Machine Gun Corps. Formerly No 9517 West Yorkshire Regiment. Born Holmfirth. Son of John and Harriet Beaumont of Holmfirth. Died of wounds, 23.11.1917, aged 30 years. Buried in NINE ELMS BRITISH CEMETERY, POPERINGHE, BELGIUM. Grave location:- Plot 9, Row F, Grave 10.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

  • regiment: Machine Gun Corps
  • died: Friday, November 23, 1917
  • age: 30 years
  • record ID: 136294