John Victor Beaumont (c.1900-1918)

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:

BEAUMONT, JOHN VICTOR. Private. No 62496. 5th Battalion King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. Formerly No 93787 8th T.R. Battalion. Born Meltham. Son of Wilson and Hannah Beaumont of Green Hey, Meltham. Killed in action, 2.9.1918, aged 18 years. Buried in VAULX HILL CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 2, Row F, Grave 27.
ROH:- St. Bartholomew's Church, Meltham.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission