Sutcliffe Hanson (1889-1918)

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:

HANSON, SUTCLIFFE. Private. No 97979. 2nd Battalion Machine Gun Corps. Formerly No 16248 West Yorkshire Regiment. Born Gasworks Street, Huddersfield, 27.8.1889. Both parents deceased. Lived with his sisters and brothers at 57 Union Street, Huddersfield. Educated Thomas Street Council School. Employed as a warehouseman by Messrs T. and H. Blamires Limited, Leeds Road, Huddersfield. Single. Enlisted 13.1.1917. Killed in action, 23.10.1918. Buried QUIETISTE BRITISH CEMETERY, two and half miles south west of Le Cateau. Grave location:- Row C, Grave 5.
ROH:- St. Andrew's Church, Leeds Road, Huddersfield.

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