Walter James Hucklesby

Name

Walter James Hucklesby

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

10/07/1917
34

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
25608
Northamptonshire Regiment
1st Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

NIEUPORT MEMORIAL
Belgium

UK Memorials

Harpenden Town Memorial
The Church of St Nicholas Memorial, Harpenden
Batford Methodist Church Memorial, Batford

Pre War

He was born in Luton in 1880, the eldest son of Walter Hucklesby who lived in Station Road, Harpenden, near the Great Northern Railway Station. He was a bricklayer working at Vauxhall in Luton, a member of Batford Methodist Church and husband of Edith Hucklesby, of Salisbury Rd., Harpenden. He enlisted in Luton.

Wartime Service

He was killed in action on the Western Front on 10 July 1917.

Acknowledgments

Mary Skinner, Harpenden & District Local History Society (www.harpenden-history.org.uk), Jonty Wild