Sydney Goulder (c.1886-1917)

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:

GOULDER, SYDNEY. Private. No 306335. 2/7th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Son of George Goulder, 5 Gladstone Buildings, Marsden. Employed as a piecer by Messrs Robinson Brothers, Clough Lee Mills, Marsden. Played cricket for the Marsden second eleven. Enlisted in1916 and embarked for France at Christmas, 1916. Died of gunshot wounds at No 49 Casualty Clearing Station, 18.4.1917, aged 30 years. Buried ACHIET- LE-GRAND COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION. Grave location:- Plot 1, Row C, Grave 9.
ROH:- Huddersfield Drill Hall; Marsden War Memorial.
Brother of Privates GEORGE THOMAS GOULDER and WILLIAM HENRY GOULDER both of whom died of wounds.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission