William O'Hara (1884-1918)

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:

O'HARA, WILLIAM. Private. No 52546. 1st Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment. Formerly No 31941 Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Huddersfield 11.11.1884. Educated St. Patrick's Roman Catholic School. Employed as a tailor's presser. Married. Lived 40 Ivy Street, Moldgreen. Enlisted 28.6.1917. Reported missing, presumed killed, 21.3.1918. Has no known grave. Commemorated ARRAS MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- Christ Church, Moldgreen.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission