Rufus Crampton (c.1885-1917)

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:

CRAMPTON, RUFUS. Private. No 38589. 8th Battalion York and Lancaster Regiment. Born Meltham. Lived 28 Mitre Street, Marsh. Killed in action, 7.6.1917. Has no known grave. Commemorated on the MENIN GATE MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- St. Bartholomew's Church, Meltham; Marsh War Memorial; Wilshaw Church,

Commonwealth War Graves Commission