Norman Sykes (c.1890-1917)

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:

SYKES, NORMAN. Private. No G/20128. 1st Battalion Royal West Kent Regiment. Born Huddersfield. Son of Howard and Lavinia Sykes, Field View, 251 Bradford Road, Fartown. Educated at Almondbury Grammar School. Employed as a mungo manufacturer. Single. Reported missing, presumed killed, at Passchendaele on 26.10.1917. Has no known grave. Commemorated TYNE COT MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission