John Henry Stokes (c.1894-1916)

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:

STOKES, JOHN HENRY. Private. No 240230. 1/5th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Hull. Lived Meltham. Killed in the attack on the Schwaben Redoubt on 3.9.1916. Has no known grave. Commemorated THIEPVAL MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- St. Bartholomew's Church, Meltham; Christ Church, Helme; Huddersfield Drill Hall.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission