Joseph Storer (1891-1917)

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:

STORER, JOSEPH. Acting Bombardier. No 204514. 123rd Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Born Heanor, Derbyshire, 19.7.1891. Son of M. A. Storer, Nottingham Road, Gilt Brook, Nottinghamshire. Educated Heanor Church of England School. Married, with one child. Lived 59 Storths, Moldgreen. Huddersfield. For three years he was a Constable in the Huddersfield Borough police force and afterwards was employed as a picric charge-hand by British Dyes Limited. Enlisted 20.1.1917. Killed in action at Kemmel Hill, Belgium, on 23.10.1917. Buried KEMMEL CHATEAU MILITARY CEMETERY. Grave location:- Row O, Grave 39.
ROH:- St. Andrew's Church.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission