Norman Heaton (1891-1916)

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.
Norman Heaton

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

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

HEATON, NORMAN. Private. No 37746. 10th Battalion King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. Formerly No 19314 Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Stile Common, Primrose Hill, 20.9.1891. Son of William and Eliza Heaton, 75 Cottage Retreat, Manchester Road, Huddersfield. Educated Stile Common Council School. Attended the Baptist Church, Primrose Hill, and was an active worker in the Sunday School and a member of the choir. When the family moved to Milnsbridge he attended the Milnsbridge Baptist Church. Employed as a scourer. Single. Enlisted 2.3.1916. Killed in action, 25.9.1916. Has no known grave. Commemorated THIEPVAL MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission