Harry Greenwood (1882-1918)
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:
- GREENWOOD, HARRY. Private. No 43139. 9th Battalion King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. Born Somerset Crescent, Huddersfield, 17.2.1882. Brother of Edith Short, 6 Somerset Place, Mulberry Street, Moldgreen. Employed as a dyer's labourer. Single. Enlisted 12.11.1916. Killed in action, 2.9.1918, aged 36 years. Buried VAULX HILL CEMETERY, VAULX-VRAUCOURT. Grave location:- Plot 1, Row K, Grave 8.
- ROH:- Christ Church, Moldgreen.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private GREENWOOD
- regiment: King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry
- died: Monday, September 2, 1918
- record ID: 614428