William T. Jackson (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:

JACKSON, WILLIAM T. Private. No 241595. 2/5th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Luddendenfoot, Halifax. Son of Mr and Mrs Thomas Jackson, 4 Upper Side, Linthwaite. Employed as a piecer by the Colne Valley Spinning Company Limited, Linthwaite. Attended Christ Church, Linthwaite. Enlisted March 1916. Killed in action, 16.3.1917, aged 20 years. Buried QUEENS CEMETERY, BUCQUOY. Grave location:- Plot 3, Row E, Grave 9.
ROH:- Linthwaite War Memorial; Huddersfield Drill Hall.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission