Herbert Wilson Brook (1899-1918)
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:
- BROOK, HERBERT WILSON. Private. No 131828. 50th Machine Gun Depot, Machine Gun Corps. Born Thongsbridge, Holmfirth, Huddersfield. Lived Thongsbridge. Killed in action, 11.9.1918. Buried HARLEBEKE NEW BRITISH CEMETERY, BELGIUM. Grave Location:- Plot 19, Row B, Grave 8.
- ROH:- Wooldale War Memorial.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private BROOK
- regiment: Machine Gun Corps
- died: Wednesday, September 11, 1918
- record ID: 485825
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #485825)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #517384)