Harold Burton (c.1895?-1916)
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:
- BURTON, HAROLD. Private. No 4144. 1/5th Battalion King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. Enlisted Cawthorne, Barnsley. Killed in action, 4.7.1916. Has no known grave. Commemorated on the THIEPVAL MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private HAROLD BURTON
- regiment: King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry
- died: Tuesday, July 4, 1916
- record ID: 762199
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #762199)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #669731)