Wilfred Cornelius Allott (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:

ALLOTT, WILFRED CORNELIUS. Private. No 15196. 10th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born 25.1.1887 at Tinmill near Wortley. Son of Mrs Grace Allott, 29 Norman Road, Birkby. Worked as a labourer at the Huddersfield Gasworks. Enlisted 8.1.1915. Killed in action 20.9.1917, aged 30 years. Buried in HOOGE CRATER CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 9, Row D, Grave 1.
ROH:- St. Cuthbert's Church, Birkby; Fartown and Birkby War Memorial; Huddersfield Corporation Roll.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission