Willie Wilcock (c.1896-1917)
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:
- WILCOCK, WILLIE. Private. No 240989. 2/5th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Lived Denby Dale. Killed in action on 3.5.1917 at the Battle of Bullecourt. Has no known grave. Commemorated ARRAS MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private WILLIE WILCOCK
- regiment: Duke of Wellington's Regiment (West Riding)
- died: Thursday, May 3, 1917
- record ID: 774145
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #774145)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #4742711)