Jim Wadsworth (1898-1918)
Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922
The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:
- WADSWORTH, JIM. Private. No 269299. 2/4th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Daisy Lea, Outlane, 11.9.1898. Son of Mr and Mrs Ben Wadsworth, 20 Hall Street, Longwood, Huddersfield. Educated Goitfield Schools, Longwood. Employed as a warehouseman. Single. Enlisted 19.7.1917. Killed in action near Rheims, 20.7.1917, aged 19 years. Buried MARFAUX BRITISH CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 2, Row C, Grave 8.
- ROH:- Outlane Trinity Methodist Church; Longwood Wesleyan Chapel; St. Mark's Parish Church, Longwood.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private JIM WADSWORTH
- regiment: Duke of Wellington's Regiment (West Riding)
- died: Saturday, July 20, 1918
- age: 19 years
- record ID: 309618
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #309618)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #4568774)