John Whitaker (c.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:

WHITAKER, JOHN. Trumpeter. No 776147. 'D' Battery, 245th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Born Manchester. Lived Dalton, Huddersfield. Died of wounds, 13.5.1918. Buried NINE ELMS BRITISH CEMETERY, POPERINGHE, BELGIUM. Grave location:- Plot 14, Row D, Grave 5.

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