Teddy Wood (1885-1917)

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:

WOOD, TEDDY. Private. No 41531. 17th Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment (2nd Leeds Pals). Born Huddersfield. Son of Eliza Ann Wood, Burkinshaw Road, Outlane, and the late Joseph Wood. Employed as a night worker in the weaving department by Messrs Ben Hall and Sons, of Milnsbridge. Reported missing, presumed killed, 31.8.1917. Has no known grave. Commemorated THIEPVAL MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- Outlane Trinity Methodist Chapel.
Brother of Private HARRY WOOD died of wounds, 2.4.1918.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission