Reginald Stuart Heath (c.1893-1916)

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.
Reginald Stuart Heath


Courtesy of David Simmons:[1]

Sapper, 216th A.T. Company, Royal Engineers. Regimental No 91697. Born in Emley. Died of Wounds 7 February 1916 in France aged 22 years. Son of Frederick and Alice Heath of Emley (Frederick was the Schoolmaster at Emley School). Husband of Hilda Wilkinson. Employed as a Surveyor and Water Engineer. Enlisted at Cambridge. Buried at Bethune Town Cemetery, France. Plot V.A.2.

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

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

HEATH, REGINALD STUART. Sapper. No 91697. 216th Army Transport Company, Royal Engineers. Born Emley. Son of Mr F. C. Heath, Woodside, Emley. Husband of Hilda A. Heath, of Woodville, Emley. Enlisted Cambridge. Killed by a shell, 7.2.1916, aged 22 years. Buried BETHUNE TOWN CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 5, Row A, Grave 2.
ROH:- Emley War Memorial.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

  • regiment: Royal Engineers
  • died: Monday, February 7, 1916
  • age: 22 years
  • record ID: 63215



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