Norman Mackness (1892-1918)

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:

MACKNESS, NORMAN. 2nd Driver. No DM2/171283. Attached 111 Corps H.Q., 'C' Siege Park Army Service Corps. Born Kilner Bank, Moldgreen, Huddersfield, 6.6.1892. Son of William and Mary Ann Mackness, 38 School Street, Moldgreen. Educated Moldgreen Council School. Was secretary of St. Paul's Wesleyan Sunday School, Dalton. Employed as a tailor by Mr Scholes, of Moldgreen. Enlisted 2.5.1916. Killed in action at St. Emile on 27.9.1918, aged 26. Buried TEMPLEUX-LE-GUERARD BRITISH CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 1, Row B, Grave 55.
ROH:- St. Paul's Methodist Church, Dalton.

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