Joe Womack (c.1888-1918)

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:

WOMACK, JOE. Private. No 307685. 2nd Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Broken Cross, Almondbury, Huddersfield. Educated Almondbury National School. Employed as a tailor's presser by Messrs Haighs Limited, wholesale clothiers, St. John's Road, Huddersfield. Single. Enlisted 31.8.1916. Killed in action, 9.8.1918, aged 30. Buried VIELLE- CHAPELLE NEW MILITARY CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 9, Row C, Grave 9.
ROH:- Almondbury War Memorial.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission