Herbert Haigh (1892-1917)
Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922
The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:
- HAIGH, HERBERT. Private. No 24887. 'X' Company, 8th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Green Mount Street, Moldgreen, 9.10.1892. Son of the late Joe and Margaret Haigh, 15 Rawthorpe Lane, Dalton. Employed as a dyer's labourer. Single. Enlisted 6.10.1916. Killed in action at Passchendaele, 9.10.1917, aged 25 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated TYNE COT MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
- Brother of Private HARRY HAIGH died at home, 27.6.1919.
- ROH:- Huddersfield Parish Church.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private HERBERT HAIGH
- regiment: Duke of Wellington's Regiment (West Riding)
- died: Tuesday, October 9, 1917
- age: 25 years
- record ID: 837974
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #837974)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #1515573)