Thomas Plaiter (1897-1917)

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Thomas Plaiter (1897-1917)

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:

PLAITER, THOMAS. Lance Corporal. No 30761. 2nd Battalion The Yorkshire Regiment. Born Shepley. Son of George and Isabella Plaiter of Dobroyd, Shepley. Employed as a plumber and painter. Reported missing, presumed killed, 31.7.1917, aged 20 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated MENIN GATE MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- Shepley War Memorial.
Brother of Private JAMES WILLIAM (WILLIE) PLAITER Killed in action, 5.5.1915.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

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