William Edward Lockwood (c.1896-1918)
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:
- LOCKWOOD, WILLIAM EDWARD. Private. No G/22897. 7th Battalion The Queens (Royal West Surrey Regiment). Formerly No 43320 King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. Born Huddersfield. Son of Albert and Mary Eliza Lockwood, 2 Upper Brow Road, Paddock. Reported missing 21.3.1918 and afterwards presumed to have been killed on that date, aged 21. Has no known grave. Commemorated POZIERES MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
- ROH:- All Saints Church, Paddock.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private WILLIAM EDWARD LOCKWOOD
- regiment: The Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment)
- died: Thursday, March 21, 1918
- age: 21 years
- record ID: 1584434
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #1584434)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #2694116)