Harry Pearson (1898-1918)

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:

PEARSON, HARRY. Lance Corporal. No 300050. 7th Battalion Sherwood Foresters. Born 16 Charles Street, Crosland Moor, 27.2.1898. Educated Crosland Moor Council School. Employed as an apprentice scribbling engineer. Single. Lived 12 Barton Road, Crosland Moor. Enlisted 26.10.1916. Reported missing, presumed killed, 16.4.1918, aged 20. Has no known grave. Commemorated PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- St. Barnabas Church, Crosland Moor; United Methodist Church, Crosland Moor; memorial in Lockwood Cemetery.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission