Willie Stansfield (c.1884-1917)

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:

STANSFIELD, WILLIE. Private. No 46637. 11th Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers. Born Milnsbridge, Huddersfield. Son of Arthur Stansfield of Yew Tree, Cowlersley, Milnsbridge. Husband of Sarah A Stansfield, 46 Lowerhouses, Linthwaite. Killed in action, 7.6.1917, aged 32 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated MENIN GATE MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- Linthwaite War Memorial.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission