Lewis Tarbatt (1897-1918)

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:

TARBATT, LEWIS. Private. No 31574. 1st Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment. Born Birchencliffe 9.12.1897. Son of John C Tarbatt, Oak Cottage, 2 Edgerton, Huddersfield. Educated Hillhouse Secondary School. Employed as an apprentice joiner. Enlisted 8.6.1917. Reported missing at Wytschaete on 25.4.1918 and afterwards presumed to have been killed on that date. Has no known grave. Commemorated TYNE COT MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- New North Road Baptist Church.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission