John Henry Hollingworth (c.1887-1917)

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:

HOLLINGWORTH, JOHN HENRY. Private. No 240837. 2/5th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Holmfirth. Lived Burnlee, Holmfirth. Enlisted October 1914. Embarked for France November, 1915. Reported missing, presumed killed, at the Battle of Bullecourt, 3.5.1917, aged 29 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated ARRAS MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- Upperthong War Memorial; Huddersfield Drill Hall.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission