Herbert Haigh (c.1900-1918)
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:
- HAIGH, HERBERT. Private. No 63603. 'C' Company, 2/4th Battalion King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. Born Scammonden. Enlisted Halifax. Son of Amos and Clara Haigh, 97 Swallow Lane, Golcar. Killed in action, 27.9.1918, aged 18 years. Buried RIBECOURT ROAD CEMETERY, TRESCAULT. Grave location:- Plot 2, Row B, Grave 10.
- ROH:- St. John's Church, Golcar.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private HAIGH
- regiment: King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry
- died: Friday, September 27, 1918
- age: 18 years
- record ID: 595867