Joel Haigh (c.1883-1917)

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:

HAIGH, JOEL. Private. No 3995. 2/5th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Huddersfield. Son of Joseph and Sarah Ann Haigh, 7 Riley Street, Damside, Huddersfield. Employed as a tram conductor by the Huddersfield Corporation tramways department. Single. Killed in action, 14.2.1917, aged 33 years. Buried AUCHONVILLERS MILITARY CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 2, Row K, Grave 11.
ROH:- Huddersfield Drill Hall; Huddersfield Corporation Roll.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission