Harold Swallow (c.1895-1918)
Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922
The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:
- SWALLOW, HAROLD. Lance Corporal. No 26393. 4th Battalion Grenadier Guards. Born Holmfirth. Son of Mrs Lydia Swallow of Longley, Holmfirth. Employed at Washpit Mills, Holmfirth. Attended Choppards Sunday School, where he was a member of the singing class. Was a member of the cricket club and gymnasium. Enlisted 15.8.1916. Killed in action, 13.4.1918, aged 22 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
- ROH:- Hade Edge War Memorial.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Lance Corporal HAROLD SWALLOW
- regiment: Grenadier Guards
- died: Saturday, April 13, 1918
- age: 22 years
- record ID: 869014
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #869014)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #4330838)