Horace Jenkinson Pinder (1892-1916)

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.
Horace Jenkinson Pinder

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:

PINDER, HORACE JENKINSON. Private. No 4743. 1/5th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Nettleton, Dalton, 17.10.1892. Son of Arthur and Mary Pinder, 42 Arnold Street, Birkby. Educated Kirkheaton Church of England School. Employed as a grocer's assistant at the Dogley Bar Cooperative Society. Was a member of the Ramsden Street Congregational Church. Enlisted 9.2.1916. Embarked for France 14.5.1916. Was wounded in action in July, 1916. Reported missing, presumed killed, in the attack on the Schwaben Redoubt, 3.9.1916, aged 24 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated THIEPVAL MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- Fartown and Birkby War Memorial; Huddersfield Drill Hall.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission