Thomas Richard Rochell (1893-1917)

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Thomas Richard Rochell

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

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

ROCHELL, THOMAS RICHARD. Private. No 301925. 1/7th Battalion Durham Light Infantry. Formerly No 4504 Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Snake Hill, Mirfield. Son of John Rochelle, Clough, Battyeford, Mirfield. Educated Battyeford School, Mirfield. Employed as a miner. Married. Enlisted 1915. Killed in action, 22.9.1917. Has no known grave. Commemorated ARRAS MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission