Nelson Stringer (c.1888-1917)

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:

STRINGER, NELSON. Private. No 29/678. 9th Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers. Born Huddersfield. Son of Mrs J. Stringer, 9 King Cliffe, Birkby, Huddersfield. Employed by Messrs Crowther and Nicholson, Ashbrow Mills. Killed in action near St. Quentin on 14.9.1917, aged 29 years. Buried HARGICOURT BRITISH CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 1, Row D, Grave 10.
ROH:- Fartown and Birkby War Memorial.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission