Hubert Eastwood (1892-1918)
Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922
The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:
- EASTWOOD, HUBERT. Private. No 36280. 9th Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers. Born Primrose Hill, Huddersfield 8.11.1892. Son of Robert Cunliffe and Maggie Eastwood, 135 Whitehead Road, Primrose Hill. Educated Stile Common Council School. Was in business with his father at Engine Bridge Works, Chapel Hill, as a doffin plate maker. Was a member of the Primrose Hill Cricket Club. Single. Enlisted 5.1.1917. Killed in action, 9.8.1918, 25 years. Buried MERVILLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION. Grave location:- Plot 2, Row D, Grave 3.
- ROH:- memorial in Lockwood Cemetery.
- Brother of Private ALBION EASTWOOD who died as a Prisoner of War in Germany, 18.10.1918.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private HUBERT EASTWOOD
- regiment: Northumberland Fusiliers
- died: Friday, August 9, 1918
- age: 25 years
- record ID: 539896
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #539896)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #2422710)