Lewis Seymour (c.1885-1918)

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:

SEYMOUR, LEWIS. Private. No 57558. 2/5th Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment. Born Netherton, Huddersfield. Husband of Lily Seymour, Westgate, Meltham. Employed by Mr. J. A. Liversedge, dyer, Lord's Mill, Netherton. Was a playing member of Meltham Cricket Club. Attended Meltham Parish Church. Killed in action near Rheims on 20.7.1918, aged 33 years. Buried MARFAUX BRITISH CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 3, Row D, Grave 9.
ROH:- St. Bartholomew's Church, Meltham.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission