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:
- WOODHOUSE, HILDRED. Private. No 13559. 10th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Almondbury, Huddersfield. Son of Arthur Woodhouse, 'The Commercial Inn', Cumberworth. Was a member of the choir at Cumberworth Parish Church. Employed by Messrs Hollingworth, contractors, of Cumberworth. Enlisted September 1914. Embarked for France in April, 1915. Died from injuries sustained on 4.11.1915, when his dugout collapsed. He was 19 years of age. Buried ROYAL IRISH RIFLES GRAVEYARD, LAVENTIE. Grave location:- Plot 4, Row K, Grave 11.
- ROH:- Denby Dale and Cumberworth War Memorial.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission