Harold Hirst (c.1893-1917)

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:

HIRST, HAROLD. Private. No 6655. 1/7th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Meltham. Son of Charles Richard and Annie Hirst, of School Hill, Meltham. Killed in action 19.1.1917, aged 23 years. Buried BERLES NEW MILITARY CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 1, Row C, Grave 3.
ROH:- St. Bartholomew's Church, Meltham.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission