Victor Stanyer (c.1897-1918)

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:

STANYER, VICTOR. Private. No 268385. 2/4th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Marsden. Second son of William and Gertrude Ellen Stanyer, New Delight, Marsden. Employed as a teaser at Bank Bottom Mills, Marsden. Was a member of the Adult School. Enlisted October 1916. Embarked for France in January, 1917. Killed in action near Rheims, 20.7.1918, aged 21 years. Buried MARFAUX BRITISH CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 2, Row E, Grave 7.
ROH:- Marsden War Memorial.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission