Sam Hepworth (c.1899-1918)

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.
Sam Hepworth

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

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

HEPWORTH, SAM. Private. No 267982. 18th Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers. Born Sun Green, Thorpe, Almondbury. Son of Ephraim Hepworth, 196 Sun Green, Thorpe, Almondbury. Educated Almondbury National School. Employed as a woollen piecer by Messrs Jarmaines, of Kirkheaton. Single. Enlisted 3.4.1917. Taken prisoner at Armentieres, 10.4.1918. Died in the hospital attached to Quedlinburg Camp, Germany, on 25.10.1918. Buried NIEDERZWEHREN CEMETERY, CASSEL, GERMANY. Grave location:- Plot 8, Row D, Grave 14.
ROH:- Almondbury War Memorial.

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