John Robinson Townsend (c.1896-1917)

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:

TOWNSEND, JOHN ROBINSON. Private. No 15098. 10th Battalion Devonshire Regiment. Born Rastrick, Yorkshire. Lived Huddersfield. Died of wounds in Salonica, 18.9.1917. Buried LEMBET ROAD MILITARY CEMETERY, SALONICA. Grave location:- No 1202.
ROH:- St. Stephen's Church, Rashcliffe.

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