Roger Ryan Shaw (c.1897-1918)
Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922
The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:
- SHAW, ROGER RYAN. Private. No 62882. 25th Battalion Machine Gun Corps. Formerly No 36288 York and Lancaster Regiment. Born Kirkburton. Son of Robert Beeley Shaw and Mary Elizabeth Shaw of Low Gate, Kirkburton. Employed by Mr Allen Battye, bootmaker, of Shepley. Died at a Casualty Clearing Station of compression of the skull on 20.9.1918, aged 21. Buried St. VENANT COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION. Grave location:- Plot 4, Row A, Grave 16.
- Brother of Private WILLIAM PERCY SHAW who died on 8.1.1919.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private ROGER RYAN SHAW
- regiment: Machine Gun Corps
- died: Friday, September 20, 1918
- age: 21 years
- record ID: 287923
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #287923)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #3988993)