Marsden Atkinson (1880-1918)

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Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:

ATKINSON, MARSDEN, MSM. Staff Sergeant. No M2/021751. Army Service Corps. Born Shaw Mills near Pateley Bridge, Yorkshire, on 12.12.1880. Educated at Spring Grove Council School. Lived at 142 Brierley Wood, Marsden Road, Huddersfield, before moving to Cheetham Hill, Manchester. Worked as a motor engineer. Married. Enlisted November 1914. Killed by a shell near the Cloth Hall, Ypres, 12.4.1918. Buried in YPRES RESERVOIR CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 3, Row E, Grave 24.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

  • Staff Serjeant MARSDEN ATKINSON
  • regiment: Army Service Corps
  • died: Friday, April 12, 1918
  • age: 38 years
  • record ID: 98436

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This page was last modified on 14 March 2019 and has been edited by Dave Pattern.

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