Sam Oxley Barker (c.1885-1918)

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:

BARKER, SAM OXLEY. Private. No 240744. 2/5th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Seacombe, Cheshire. Lived Kirkheaton. Adopted son of Miles and Alice Milner of 'Claremont', Water Royd Lane, Mirfield. Died of wounds, 20.5.1918, aged 32 years. Buried in BAGNEUX BRITISH CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 2, Row C, Grave 6.
ROH:- Huddersfield Drill Hall.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission