Herbert Surtees (c.1886-1916)

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:

SURTEES, HERBERT. Private. No 3527. 1/7th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Lived Meltham. Formerly of Coldwell Street, Hoylehouse. Employed as night fireman by Messrs George Mallinson and Sons Limited, of Linthwaite. Married, with two children. Killed in action, 3.7.1916, aged 30 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated THIEPVAL MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- St. Bartholomew's Church, Meltham; Huddersfield Drill Hall.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission