John James Taylor (c.1899-1918)

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:

TAYLOR, JOHN JAMES. Private. No 22313. 2/4th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Netherton, Huddersfield. Son of Mr and Mrs Thomas H Taylor of Healey House, Netherton. Prior to enlistment, was employed at the Crosland Factory. Killed in action near Rheims on 20.7.1918, aged 19 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated SOISSONS MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- South Crosland and Netherton War Memorial.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission