Joseph William Hoyle (1893-1917)

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:

HOYLE, JOSEPH WILLIAM. Private. No 33543. 6th Battalion The Yorkshire Regiment. Born 4 Ivy Street, Crosland Moor, 5.4.1893. Son of George and Martha Hoyle, 2 Ivy Street, Crosland Moor. Educated Crosland Moor Council School. Employed as a healder and twister-in. Single. Enlisted 17.6.1916. Wounded at Poelcapelle, Belgium, 9.10.1917. Died of wounds at No 3 General Hospital, Le Treport, 16.10.1917, aged 24 years. Buried MONT HUON MILITARY CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 5, Row A, Grave 6a.
ROH:- St. Barnabas Church, Crosland Moor: United Methodist Church, Crosland Moor; memorial in Lockwood Cemetery.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

  • regiment: Yorkshire Regiment
  • died: Tuesday, October 16, 1917
  • age: 24 years
  • record ID: 469343