Harold Brook (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:

BROOK, HAROLD. Private. No 307759. 1/7th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born 24.9.1897. Son of Mr George Brook, plumber, 14 Thornton Road, Crosland Moor. Educated at St. Thomas's Church of England School. Employed by Messrs Wilson, Travis and Company, packing case makers, of William Street, Huddersfield. Single. Gassed at Nieuport and died on 30.7.1917, aged 19 years. Buried in COXYDE MILITARY CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 3, Row A, Grave 6;
ROH:- St. Thomas's Church, Longroyd Bridge; Huddersfield Drill Hall.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission