Harry Waring (c.1888-1917)

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:

WARING, HARRY. Sapper. No 224405. 485th Field Company, Royal Engineers. Born Hillhouse Lane, Huddersfield. Son of Fred and Martha Ann Waring. 74 Hillhouse Lane, Huddersfield. Educated St. Andrew's Church of England School, Huddersfield. Employed as a joiner by British Dyes Limited. Husband of Edna Waring, 49 St. Andrew's Road, Turnbridge, Huddersfield. Died of heart disease on 12.12.1917 in hospital at Sheffield. He was 29 years of age. Buried EDGERTON CEMETERY, HUDDERSFIELD. Grave location:- 43, 121.
ROH:- St. Andrew's Church, Leeds Road, Huddersfield.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

  • regiment: Royal Engineers
  • died: Wednesday, December 12, 1917
  • age: 29 years
  • record ID: 2752145