Rowland Scott (c.1888-1918)

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:

SCOTT, ROWLAND. Private. No 205543. 2/4th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Morley, Leeds. Son of James and Elizabeth Scott. Husband of Amy Scott, 7 Park Lane, Golcar. Employed by the Ramsden Mill Company. Attended Golcar Providence United Methodist Church. Enlisted 16.7.1917. Was wounded on 28.5.1918. Had been back in France for three weeks when he was killed by a bursting shell near Marcoing on 29.9.1918. He was 30 years of age. Buried GRAND RAVINE BRITISH CEMETERY, HAVRINCOURT. Grave location:- Row C, Grave 25.
ROH:- St. John's Church, Golcar.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission