Lewis Herbert Kaye (1895-1917)
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:
- KAYE, LEWIS HERBERT. Private. No 270125. 16th Battalion The Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment). Born 21 West Place, Dalton, 25.3.1895. Son of Mrs C. Kaye. Educated Christ Church School, Moldgreen. Employed as a tailor by Messrs J. Sykes and Sons, tailors, Chapel Hill, Huddersfield. Single. Enlisted 11.4.1916. Killed in action, 26.8.1917, aged 23 years. Buried HARGICOURT BRITISH CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 1, Row C, Grave 14.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private KAYE
- regiment: Royal Scots
- died: Sunday, August 26, 1917
- record ID: 335123
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #335123)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #2207982)