Harry Holmes (1873-1918)

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:

HOLMES, HARRY. Corporal. 3/5th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Wakefield 15.1.1873. Lived 77 Cross Lane, Primrose Hill, Huddersfield. Employed as a cloth presser. Married. Enlisted 4.8.1915. Died at home, 15.11.1918.