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:
- CARTER, NORMAN. Private. No CH/20284. Royal Marine Light Infantry. HMS Laurentic. Born Kirkburton. Son of Lewis and Eliza Carter, of Slant Gate, Kirkburton. Killed by a mine explosion off the Irish coast on 25.1.1917, aged 18 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated on the CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
- ROH:- All Hallows Parish Church, Kirkburton; commemorated on headstone in Kirkburton Churchyard.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission