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:
- MALLINSON, VICTOR. Private. No 3/11053. 2nd Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Golcar. Husband of Carrie Mallinson, Rose Cottage, Handel Street, Golcar. Employed as a fettler by Messrs C. and J. Hirst and Sons Limited, of Longwood. Attended Golcar Church School. Enlisted August 1914. Embarked for France in November, 1914. Came home on leave in July, 1917. Killed in action, 15.4.1918, aged 26 years. Buried CHOCQUES MILITARY CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 4, Row D, Grave 27.
- ROH:- St. John's Church, Golcar; memorial in Golcar Churchyard.