Harry Taylor (1885-1915)

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:

TAYLOR, HARRY. Corporal. No 6493. 2nd Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Ripponden, near Halifax, 23.3.1885. Son of Mr and Mrs Fred Taylor, 7 Bankfield Road, Huddersfield. Educated Zion Congregational Day School, Ripponden. Employed as a labourer. Married. Lived 383 Leeds Road, Huddersfield. Enlisted in May 1901. Was mobilised 5.8.1914. Killed in action at Hill 60 on 18.4.1915. Buried RAILWAY DUGOUTS BURIAL GROUND (TRANSPORT FARM).Grave location:- Plot 1, Row A, Grave 8.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission