Harry Wilson (1890-1918)

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:

WILSON, HARRY. Corporal. No 34804. 86th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Born Cowcliffe, Huddersfield, 9.4.1890. Son of John Richard and Sarah Ann Wilson, 9 Garden Street, Lockwood Road, Huddersfield. Educated Rashcliffe Church of England School. Employed as a mason's labourer by Messrs Radcliffe, St. John's Road, Huddersfield. Single. Enlisted 2.9.1914. Died of wounds on 3.5.1918, aged 28 years. Buried CROUY BRITISH CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 1, Row D, Grave 2.
ROH:- St. Stephen's Church, Rashcliffe.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission