Willie Reast (c.1879-1918)

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:

REAST, WILLIE. Private. No 42926. 'C' Company, 7/8th Battalion Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. Formerly No 32953 Royal Fusiliers. Son of William and Martha Reast, of Huddersfield. Husband of Clara Reast, 89 Cowlersley Lane, Milnsbridge. Died, 31.3.1918, aged 38 years. Buried FOUQUESCOURT BRITISH CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 2, Row BB, Grave 6.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission