Kempton Windle (1897-1917)
Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922
The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:
- WINDLE, KEMPTON. Trooper. No 2279. Household Battalion. Born Shepley. Youngest son of Mr and Mrs Sam Windle, Lea Head, Shepley. Employed as a woollen piecer by Messrs Firth Brothers, of Shepley. Had only been in Belgium a few weeks when he was shot by a sniper whilst leaving the trenches on 8.10.1917. He was 19 years of age. Buried BARD COTTAGE CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 5, Row A, Grave 10.
- ROH:- Shepley War Memorial.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Trooper KEMPTON WINDLE
- regiment: Household Battalion
- died: Monday, October 8, 1917
- age: 19 years
- record ID: 441176
- If Somebody Remembers Me! Men from the Village of Shepley who Served in the Great War (2014) by Geoff Peel
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #441176)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #4827534)