John Sandland (c.1895-1916)

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:

SANDLAND, JOHN. Bombardier. No 33. 4th Divisional Ammunition Column, attached 'Y' Trench Mortar Battery, Royal Field Artillery. Born Kirkheaton. Son of Mr and Mrs Thomas Brier Sandland, Fields Terrace, Kirkheaton. Accidentally killed in France on 29.10.1916, aged 21 years. Buried EUSTON ROAD CEMETERY, COLINCAMPS. Grave location:- Plot 2, Row N, Grave 2.
ROH:- St. John's Church, Kirkheaton.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission