William Arthur Rumble (1882-1917)

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:

RUMBLE, WILLIAM ARTHUR. Private. No 302015. 2nd Battalion The Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment). Born Keighley 15.1.1882. Educated at Longwood School. Husband of Annie Rumble, 48 Blackhouse Road, Fartown. Employed as a woollen weaver at Ashbrow Mills. Enlisted 10.10.1916. Died of wounds at No 46 Stationary Hospital on 1.10.1917, aged 35 years. Buried ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 27, Row C, Grave 5a.
ROH:- Christ Church, Woodhouse Hill; Longwood War Memorial; Fartown and Birkby War Memorial.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission