Category Archives: Haworth

Joseph Wright

Private Joseph Wright, 1st Battalion Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) Service number 41865. Formerly 201587, Royal Scots Regiment. [caption id="attachment_5402" align="alignnone" width="219"] Private Joseph Wright.[/caption] Joseph was born in Haworth on July 1, 1875 and baptised at St Michael and All Angels Church on September 26. Parents William Edwin and Mary Wright. William was an engine tenter.…
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Private Arthur Rushworth

Stanbury Men Chief Mechanician Arthur Rushworth, 2 (N) Aeroplane Repair Depot, Royal Air Force. Service No: 39147. [caption id="attachment_5398" align="alignleft" width="212"] Chief Mechanician Arthur Rushworth.[/caption] Arthur was born in Haworth on June 15, 1886. Parents George and Sarah Anne Rushworth. He was baptised on January 30, 1887 at St Michael and All Angels parish church.…
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Joseph Martin

Private Joseph Martin, 1st/5th Battalion, West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own) No: 57785. [caption id="attachment_5388" align="alignnone" width="244"] Private Joseph Martin.[/caption] Joseph was born in Oakworth on June 28, 1894, registered Keighley. Parents Henry and Sarah Martin. Baptised at Christ Church, Oakworth on July 29. In 1901 he was six and living at 12, Sand…
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Albert Victor Hands

Acting Lance Corporal Albert Victor Hands, 10th Battalion, Duke of Wellington's (West Riding) Regiment. Regimental Number 14152. [caption id="attachment_5382" align="alignnone" width="197"] Lance Corporal Albert Victor Hands.[/caption] Albert was born in Haworth on June 19, 1891, registered in Keighley in the third quarter of the year. He was baptised on August 2, at St Michael and…
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