Harry Lawrence Hirst (c.1881-1917)
Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922
The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:
- HIRST, HARRY LAWRENCE. Private. No 32645. 10th Battalion Durham Light Infantry. Born Meltham, Huddersfield. Son of Mrs Hirst, Upper Mount, Meltham, and the late Mr Joe Hirst who was a well known local cricketer. Played cricket with the Meltham and Meltham Mills teams. Killed in action, 27.9.1917, aged 36 years. Buried MESSINES RIDGE CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 5, Row A, Grave 33.
- ROH:- St. Bartholomew's Church, Meltham.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #482451)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #1896254)