John Pitchfork (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:

PITCHFORK, JOHN. Private. No 34978. 9th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Formerly No 38958 East Yorkshire Regiment. Born Hooton Pagnell, Yorkshire. Son of Mrs Martha Ann Pitchfork, 3 Pickford Square, Milnsbridge. Killed in action, 4.11.1918, aged 19 years. Buried POIX-du-NORD COMMUNAL CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 1. Row B. Grave 4.
ROH:- Denby Dale and Cumberworth War Memorial.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission