Wilfred Garfield Smith (1889-1918)

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:

SMITH, WILFRED GARFIELD. Private. No 267895. 'C' Company, 1/6th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Shepley. Son of Arthur and Hannah Smith, 'Holly View', Shepley. Killed in action, 14.4.1918, aged 28 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated TYNE COT MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- Shepley War Memorial.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

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