Willie Matley (c.1892-1917)
Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922
The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:
- MATLEY, WILLIE. Private. No 235038. 10th Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment. Born Marsden. Son of Mrs Elizabeth Matley, 2 Mount Royd, Binn Road, Marsden. Employed as a fettler by Messrs Crowther, Bruce and Company Limited. Enlisted November 1916. Embarked for France February, 1917. Killed in action, 23.4.1917, aged 24 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated ARRAS MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
- ROH:- Marsden War Memorial.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private WILLIE MATLEY
- regiment: West Yorkshire Regiment
- died: Monday, April 23, 1917
- record ID: 780717
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #780717)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #2969261)