Sykes Wood (1890-1917)
Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922
The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:
- WOOD, SYKES. Private. No 42002. 12th Battalion Manchester Regiment. Born Golcar 27.4.1890. Educated Knowle Bank School, Golcar. Married. Lived 15 Siggot Street. Longwood, Huddersfield. Employed as a woollen power loom tuner by Messrs C. and J. Hirst and Sons Limited, Longwood. Was a member of the choir at Golcar Providence Church. Enlisted 18.11.1916. Killed in action, 26.5.1917, during the Battle of Arras. He was 27 years of age. Has no known grave. Commemorated ARRAS MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
- ROH:- St. Mark's Parish Church, Longwood.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #774994)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #4856652)