Lewis Samuel Sutcliffe Ingham (1880-1917)

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:

INGHAM, LEWIS SAMUEL SUTCLIFFE. Private. No 38595. 8th Battalion York and Lancaster Regiment. Born Hawk Street, Huddersfield, 17.11.1880. Educated Huddersfield Parish Church School. Became a messenger at the Post Office when he was 14 years of age and was appointed a postman two years later. Husband of Ada M. Ingham, 29 Cross Lane, Primrose Hill, Huddersfield. Enlisted 31.10.1916. Killed in action, 9.4.1917, aged 36 years. Buried RAILWAY DUGOUTS (TRANSPORT FARM) BURIAL GROUND. Grave location:- Plot 7, Row L, Grave 27.
ROH:- Huddersfield General Post Office.

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