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:
- OXLEY, HERBERT. Private. No 5544. 23rd (County of London) Battalion. Formerly No 75419 Royal Army Medical Corps. Lived Kirkburton. Son of Samuel Vincent and Eliza Oxley, of Far Dean, Kirkburton. Killed in action, 15.7.1916, aged 23 years. Buried LOUEZ MILITARY CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 1, Row E, Grave 8.
- ROH:- All Hallows Parish Church, Kirkburton.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private HERBERT OXLEY
- regiment: London Regiment
- died: Saturday, July 15, 1916
- age: 23 years
- record ID: 29532