Vincent Dawson (1885-1918)

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:

DAWSON, VINCENT. Private. No 32152. 2/7th Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment. Born Townend, Almondbury. Son of George Dawson, 67 Northgate, Almondbury. Educated at Almondbury Council School. Employed as a carpenter and joiner. Enlisted 18.8.1916. Died at No 24 General Hospital, Etaples, of pneumonia following a gunshot wound, 1.7.1918. Buried ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 68, Row F, Grave 7.
ROH:- Almondbury War Memorial.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission