William Lodge (c.1896-1917)

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:

LODGE, WILLIAM. Private. No 240233. 2/5th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Farnley Tyas, near Huddersfield. Son of Mr and Mrs Fred Lodge, 110 Northgate, Almondbury. Employed by Messrs Charles Midgley and Company, Seed Hill Dyeworks. Attended Almondbury Wesleyan Church. Killed in action at the Battle of Bullecourt, 3.5.1917, aged 20 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated ARRAS MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- Huddersfield Drill Hall; Almondbury War Memorial; Farnley Tyas War Memorial.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission