Willie Schofield (c.1893-1918)
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:
- SCHOFIELD, WILLIE. Private. No 202897. 4th Battalion South Staffordshire Regiment. Born Denby Dale. Son of Albert and Lucy Ellen Schofield, 12 Sunny Bank, Denby Dale. Killed in action near Rheims, 31.5.1918, aged 24 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated SOISSONS MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private WILLIE SCHOFIELD
- regiment: South Staffordshire Regiment
- died: Friday, May 31, 1918
- age: 24 years
- record ID: 1760052
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #1760052)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #3926142)