Norman Wilkinson (1892-1917)

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:

WILKINSON, NORMAN. Private. No 202960. 1/4th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Lidget Street, Lindley, Huddersfield, 3.5.1892. Youngest son of Mr and Mrs F. Wilkinson, 59 Thorncliffe Street, Lindley. Married. Lived 72 Alder Street, Bradford Road, Huddersfield. Employed as a credit draper. Attended the Lindley Zion United Methodist Church. Enlisted July 1916. Killed in action near Ypres, Belgium, on 29.12.1917, aged 25 years. Buried HOOGE CRATER CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 4, Row A, Grave 10.
ROH:- Lindley Zion United Methodist Church; St. Stephen's Church, Lindley.

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