John Oldham (c.1893-1915)

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:

OLDHAM, JOHN. Private. No 19203. 7th Battalion Suffolk Regiment. Formerly No 8670 Hussars. Born Hawick, Scotland. Son of Wilfired Oldham, 636 West Mount, Linthwaite. Killed in action during the Battle of Loos on 13.10.1915, aged 22 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated LOOS MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- Linthwaite War Memorial.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission