Henry Hinchliffe (c.1893-1918)

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:

HINCHLIFFE, HENRY (HARRY). Private. No 95059. Posted 2/4th Battalion London Regiment Royal Fusiliers. Formerly No 37323 Durham Light Infantry. Born Golcar. Youngest son of Mrs Martha Hinchliffe, 44 Spring Mill, Milnsbridge. Prior to enlistment, was employed as a teaser by Messrs George Thomas and Sons, Dale Street Mills, Longwood. Enlisted 1916. Killed in action, 9.8.1918, aged 25 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated VIS-en-ARTOIS MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- Milnsbridge War Memorial.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

  • regiment: Royal Fusiliers
  • died: Friday, August 9, 1918
  • age: 25 years
  • record ID: 1743688