Willie Shaw (1883-1918)
Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922
The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:
- SHAW, WILLIE. Private. No 12553. 1/4th Battalion The King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment). Born Huddersfield 17.8.1883. Lived with his sister at 1 Edgerton Lane, Edgerton, Huddersfield. Educated Huddersfield Parish Church Schools. Employed as a warehouseman at Blackpool. Single. Enlisted August 1914. Killed in action, 9.7.1918, aged 35 years. Buried HOUCHIN BRITISH CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 2, Row D, Grave 5.
- ROH:- Huddersfield Parish Church.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private SHAW
- regiment: King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment)
- died: Tuesday, July 9, 1918
- age: 35 years
- record ID: 513145
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #513145)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #3990138)