Herbert William Sharp (c.1893-1917)
Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922
The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:
- SHARP, HERBERT WILLIAM. Private. No PO/1441 (S). Royal Marine Light Infantry, 2nd Royal Marine Battalion, Royal Naval Division. Son of Mr and Mrs William Sharpe, 45 Lees Lodge, Dalton Bank Road, Kirkheaton. Employed as a presser by Messrs T. and H. Blamires Limited, Leeds Road, Huddersfield. Enlisted February 1916. Embarked for France in November, 1916. Died of wounds at No 4 Casualty Clearing Station, 3.2.1917, aged 23. Buried VARENNES MILITARY CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 1, Row H, Grave 23.
- ROH:- St. John's Church, Kirkheaton.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private SHARP
- regiment: Royal Marine Light Infantry
- died: Saturday, February 3, 1917
- record ID: 73570