John Rogers (c.1882-1918)

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:

ROGERS, JOHN. Private. No M2/050675. 1st Base Depot (France), Army Service Corps (Motor Transport). Born Huddersfield. Son of William and Ellen Rogers, 35 Buckrose Street, Hillhouse, Huddersfield. Died in Dyke Bar Hospital, Paisley, Scotland, on 17.1.1918, aged 35 years. Buried with full military honours EDGERTON CEMETERY, HUDDERSFIELD. Grave location:- 65, RC, 105.
ROH:- Fartown and Birkby War Memorial.
Brother of Private MICHAEL ROGERS killed in action, 26.9.1918.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission