Thomas Wilkinson (c.1887-1917)

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:

WILKINSON, THOMAS. Gunner. No L/28038. 'A' Battery, 168th (Huddersfield) Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Born Linthwaite. Married. Lived 9 Back Fold, Upperclough, Linthwaite. Employed at Messrs James Dyson's dyeworks, Linthwaite. Was a member of the Hoyle Ing Working Men's Club. Killed in action, 24.10.1917, aged 30 years. Buried St. JULIEN DRESSING STATION CEMETERY, BELGIUM. Grave location:- Plot 1, Row D, Grave 9.
ROH:- Linthwaite War Memorial.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission