Herbert Schofield (c.1897-1918)

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:

SCHOFIELD, HERBERT. Lance Corporal. No 64986. 12/13th Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers. Born Huddersfield. Son of William and Sarah Alice Schofield, of Beechwood, Ashenhurst, Huddersfield. Assisted his father in the family business at Queen Street, Huddersfield. Taken prisoner on 29.5.1918. Died of wounds as a Prisoner of War on 21.6.1918, aged 20 years. Was originally buried CHARLEVILLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY but he is now buried in TERLINCTHUN BRITISH CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 16, Row E, Grave 1.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission