Norris Grange (c.1898-1917)

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:

GRANGE, NORRIS. Rifleman. No 38231. 2/8th Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment. Born Golcar. Son of Joseph and Mary Jane Grange, 83 Spring Terrace, Radcliffe Road, Golcar. Attended the Crimble Congregational Mission. Employed as a twister-in by Messrs Shaw, Sons and Company, Lees Mill, Slaithwaite. Enlisted October 1916. Embarked for France in June, 1917. Wounded in the legs, shoulder and head on 10.10.1917. Died of his wounds at No 3 Canadian Casualty Clearing Station on 12.10.1917, aged 19 years. Buried GREVILLERS BRITISH CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 7, Row C, Grave 9.
ROH:- St. John's Church, Golcar.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission