Harry Yates (c.1890-1916)

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.
Harry Yates

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:

YATES, HARRY. Private. No 17607. 9th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Rastrick. Married, with one child. Employed as a fettler by Messrs Pearson Brothers of Golcar. Embarked for France in January, 1916. Killed in action, 7.7.1916, aged 26 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated THIEPVAL MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- St. James' Church, Slaithwaite; Slaithwaite War Memorial; Huddersfield Drill Hall.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission