Norman Schofield (c.1896-1917)

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:

SCHOFIELD, NORMAN. Private. No 240809. 2/5th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Honley. Only son of Mr and Mrs J. A. Schofield, 41 Berry Croft, Honley. Employed by Messrs A. Thornton and Sons, Crossley Mills, Honley. Attended Honley Primitive Methodist Church. Enlisted November 1914. Embarked for France January, 1917. Killed in action at the Battle of Cambrai, 20.11.1917, aged 21 years. Buried HERMIES HILL BRITISH CEMETERY. Grave location:- Special Memorial A 11.
ROH:- Honley War Memorial; Huddersfield Drill Hall.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission