Joe Walker (c.1897-1918)

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:

WALKER, JOE. Private. No 301955. 11th Battalion The Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment). Born Slaithwaite, Huddersfield. Son of John and Sarah Jane Walker, Mill Moor, Meltham. Killed in action, 10.4.1918, aged 20 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated TYNE COT MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- St. Bartholomew's Church, Meltham.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

  • Private JOE WALKER
  • regiment: Royal Scots
  • died: Wednesday, April 10, 1918
  • age: 20 years
  • record ID: 825705