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:
- BARBER, WILLIAM. Private. No 32055. 10th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Widnes, 1.11.1893. Lived 12 Folly Road, Cowcliffe. Married, with one child. Employed as a boiler fireman by Messrs. L B Holliday and Company. Killed in action in Italy, 11.9.1918. Buried in CAVALLETTO BRITISH CEMETERY, ITALY. Grave location:- Plot 1, Row F, Grave 2.
- ROH:- Fartown and Birkby War Memorial.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission