Joseph Heywood (1885-1918)
Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922
The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:
- HEYWOOD, JOSEPH. Private. No 241513. 2/5th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Top of Bank, Thurstonland, 23.4.1885. Son of Eliza Heywood, 388 Blackmoorfoot Road, Crosland Moor. Employed as a stone planer by Messrs Joe Shaw and Sons, Crosland Hill. Was a member of the Crosland Moor Working Men's Club. Single. Enlisted December 1915. Embarked for France in January, 1917. Killed in action, 27.3.1918, aged 33 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated ARRAS MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
- ROH:- 'Rising Sun' Public House, Crosland Hill; St. Barnabas Church, Crosland Moor; Huddersfield Drill Hall.
- Brother of Private JOHN HEYWOOD reported missing, 3.5.1917.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private JOSEPH HEYWOOD
- regiment: Duke of Wellington's Regiment (West Riding)
- died: Wednesday, March 27, 1918
- age: 33 years
- record ID: 786396
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #786396)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #1854381)
- St. Barnabas Church Roll of Honour — see PDF #4