Harold Blakey (1897-1917)
Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922
The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:
- BLAKEY, HAROLD. Private. No 204537. 1/4th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born 10.11.1897. Son of Joe Smith Blakey, 481 Bradford Road, Huddersfield. Educated at Hillhouse Council School, Huddersfield. Employed as a joiner's apprentice. Enlisted 15.1.1915. Killed in action, 6.10.1917, at Passchendaele. Buried in TYNE COT CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 34, Row G, Grave 22.
- ROH:- St. Hilda's Church, Cowcliffe; Christ Church, Woodhouse Hill; Fartown and Birkby War Memorial.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private BLAKEY
- regiment: Duke of Wellington's Regiment (West Riding)
- died: Saturday, October 6, 1917
- record ID: 461965
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #461965)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #379288)