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:
- ARMITAGE, VINCENT. Private. No 42240. 6th Battalion Leicestershire Regiment. (Formerly No 46761 South Staffordshire Regiment). Son of Ben and Louisa Armitage, Bank Bottom. Shelley. Worked at Messrs Wallaces Limited, St. John's Road, Huddersfield. Killed in action, 28.5.1918, aged 19 years. Commemorated on the SOISSONS MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission