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:
- SHAW, JOSEPH HENRY. Lance Coporal. No 9111. 2nd Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Almondbury. Enlisted Huddersfield. Mobilised at the outbreak of the war. Killed in action at the First Battle of Ypres on 15.11.1914. Has no known grave. Commemorated MENIN GATE MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
- ROH:- Almondbury War Memorial.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission