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:
- NEWSOME, HAROLD. Private. No 805. 21st Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment. Born Netherton, Huddersfield. Son of Joseph and Martha Ann Newsome, Scotgate Bottom, Netherton. Enlisted February 1916. Killed by a shell on 30.3.1917, aged 25 years. Buried FAUBOURG D' AMIENS CEMETERY, ARRAS. Grave location:- Plot 2, Row M, Grave 3.
- ROH:- South Crosland and Netherton War Memorial.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission