James Roberts (?-1917)
Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922
The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:
- ROBERTS, JAMES. Private. No 29394. 8th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Huddersfield. Married, with two children. Lived 28 Brier Fold, Birchencliffe, Huddersfield. Employed as a spinner at the Hollins Mill, Marsh. Embarked for France in January, 1917. Died of wounds at No 46 Casualty Clearing Station on 1.9.1917. Buried MENDINGHEM BRITISH CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 5, Row A, Grave 20.
- ROH:- St. Philip's Church, Birchencliffe.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private ROBERTS
- regiment: Duke of Wellington's Regiment (West Riding)
- died: Saturday, September 1, 1917
- record ID: 87176
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #87176)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #3765543)