Stanley Stevenson (1883-1916)

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:

STEVENSON, STANLEY. Private. No 22169. 6th Battalion King's Own Scottish Borderers. Born 19.3.1883. Son of Priscilla Stevenson, 3 Mark Street, Paddock, Huddersfield. Educated St. Thomas's Church of England School. Employed as a finisher by Messrs Taylor and Lodge, Folly Hall, Huddersfield. Was a member of Paddock Conservative Club. Enlisted 4.11.1915. Embarked for France in January, 1915. Died of wounds at XIV Main Dressing Station on 15.7.1916, aged 33 years. Buried DIVE COPSE BRITISH CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 1, Row B, Grave 1.
ROH:- St. Thomas's Church, Longroyd Bridge.

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