William Henry Deighton (c.1891-1917)

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:

DEIGHTON, WILLIAM HENRY. Private. No 10361. 6th Battalion Leicestershire Regiment. Born Thurlestone, Yorkshire. Son of Charles Henry and Lucy Deighton, 4 Lower Haigh House, Lindley Moor, Huddersfield. Died of wounds, 10.5.1917, aged 25 years. Buried BUCQUOY ROAD CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 1, Row F, Grave 18.

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