Norman Wheelhouse (1896-1917)

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Norman Wheelhouse

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

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

WHEELHOUSE, NORMAN. Private. No 240160. 2/5th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Bradford Road, Huddersfield, 16.8.1896. Son of Fred Wheelhouse, 23 Clement Street, Birkby. Educated Thomas Street Board School. Employed as a labourer. Single. Had been a member of the local Territorials since 1912. Enlisted 4.8.1914. Reported missing, presumed killed, on 3.5.1917 at the Battle of Bullecourt. Has no known grave. Commemorated ARRAS MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- Great Northern Street Congregational Church; Huddersfield Drill Hall; Fartown and Birkby War Memorial.

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