Henry Sykes (c.1892-1918)

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:

SYKES, HENRY. Private. No 267894. 9th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born South Crosland, Huddersfield. Son of Joe and Sarah Ann Sykes, Moor Lane, Netherton, Huddersfield. Reported missing, presumed killed, 1.9.1918, aged 26 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated VIS-en-ARTOIS MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission