Harold Lodge (c.1883-1917)

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:

LODGE, HAROLD. Lance Corporal. No 241083. 2/5th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Holmfirth. Son of Mr John Lodge, Waterloo, Holmfirth. Employed at Washpit Mills, Holmfirth. Attended both the Choppards and Magnum Sunday Schools and was a member of the choir at both places. Was a member of the Holme Valley Male Voice Choir. Single. Enlisted March 1915. Embarked for France in June, 1916. Reported missing, presumed killed, at the Battle of Bullecourt, 3.5.1917, aged 33 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated ARRAS MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- Underbank War Memorial; Huddersfield Drill Hall.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission