Joe Dyson (c.1895-1917)

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:

DYSON, JOE. Private. No 24520. 10th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Huddersfield. Married. Lived 9 Batley Street, Moldgreen, Huddersfield. Employed as a butcher by the Huddersfield Industrial Society Limited. Was a member of the Deighton Peace Lodge. Killed in action, 23.5.1917, aged 21 years. Buried RAILWAY DUGOUTS (TRANSPORT FARM) BURIAL GROUND. Grave location:- Plot 4, Row F, Grave 9.
ROH:- Moldgreen War Memorial; Christ Church, Moldgreen.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission