James Edward Payne (1892-1918)

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:

PAYNE, JAMES EDWARD. Private. No 64955 12th/13th Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers. Formerly No 205528 East Yorkshire Regiment. Born Huddersfield. Married. Lived 3 Spivey's Yard, Denton Lane, Huddersfield. Employed by Messrs J. Ashton, Riley and Company, Manchester Road, Huddersfield. Died of a fractured leg as a Prisoner of War in a field hospital at Courtrai, 17.4.1918. Buried KORTRIJIK (St. JAN) COMMUNAL CEMETERY. Grave location:- Row C, Grave 45.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission