Harry Morgan (1896-1918)

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:

MORGAN, HARRY. Private. No 37066. 8th Battalion North Staffordshire Regiment. Born Mirfield 30.12.1896. Son of William and Hannah Morgan, 25 Spinkfield Road, Birkby. Educated at Mirfield schools. Employed as a number taker on the railway. Single. Enlisted 2.3.1917. Wounded at Albert, 10.4.1918. Died of wounds at No 54 General Hospital, Aubergue, on 20.4.1918, aged 21 years. Buried WIMEREUX COMMUNAL CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 11, Row E, Grave 5a.
ROH:- Fartown and Birkby War Memorial.
Brother of Private WILFRED MORGAN died on 28.11.1918.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission