John Thomas Lisle (1891-1918)

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:

LISLE, JOHN THOMAS. Private. No 31783. 1/4th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Longroyd Bridge 23.1.1891. Son of Mrs Bairstow, Chapel Street, Taylor Hill, Lockwood. Educated Rashcliffe Church School. Husband of Laura A. Lisle, 131 Whitehead Road, Primrose Hill, Huddersfield. Employed as a cloth shrinker by Messrs Kaye and Stewart. Enlisted May 1917. Reported missing, presumed killed, 10.4.1918, aged 27 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated TYNE COT MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission