Norman Dyson (1892-1918)

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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:

DYSON, NORMAN. Corporal. No 780088. 'B' Battery, 246th Brigade Royal Field Artillery. Born Lindley 16.4.1892. Educated Oakes Council School. Employed as a tram conductor by the Huddersfield Corporation Tramways Department. Lived 8 Back Victoria Street, Lindley. Single when he enlisted on 20.5.1912. Wounded by shrapnel on Passchendaele Ridge in 1917. Returned to duty. Whilst on leave from France was married on 4.12.1918. Died of pneumonia and septic poisoning, caused by gas and shrapnel, at Royds Hall Military Hospital Huddersfield on 9.12.1918. Buried EDGERTON CEMETERY HUDDERSFIELD.
ROH:- commemorated on screen wall at St. Stephen's Church, Lindley; Huddersfield Corporation Roll.

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