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:
- LIGHTFOOT, THOMAS LAWSON. Private. No 29113. 1/7th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Dalston, Carlisle. Son of Thomas and Elizabeth Lightfoot, Healey House, Netherton. Employed as a clerk in the office of Messrs Armitage, Sykes and Hinchiffe, solicitors, of Huddersfield. Enlisted August 1916. Killed in action, 13.4.1918, aged 19 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated TYNE COT MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
- ROH:- Huddersfield Drill Hall; South Crosland and Netherton War Memorial.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission