Joseph Henry Turner (c.1896-1917)

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:

TURNER, JOSEPH HENRY. Private. No 17935. 9th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Meltham, Huddersfield. Son of Joseph and Julia Turner, 27 New Street, Meltham. Killed in action, 25.4.1917, during the Battle of Arras. He was 20 years of age. Has no known grave. Commemorated ARRAS MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- St. Bartholomew's Church, Meltham.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission