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:
- ARMITAGE, HARRY. Private. No 23/368. 2nd Battalion Durham Light Infantry. Born Holmfirth. Lived 43 Southern Road, Milnsbridge. Was employed as a labourer at Longwood Gasworks. Was a member of the Milnsbridge Brotherhood and full member of the Cartworth Moor Wesleyan Sunday School. Killed in action, 21.1.1917, aged 20 years. Buried in CAMBRIN CHURCHYARD EXTENSION. Grave location:- Row T, Grave 23.
- ROH:- Milnsbridge War Memorial.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission