Outwood, Wakefield

Outwood Roll of Honour. Methodist Archive and Research Centre (reference MA 8030 item 31)
Trustees for Methodist Church Purposes, 2018

Outwood St. John’s Wesleyan in Leeds Road is now Parkside Methodist Church, Wakefield, and a war memorial to the eighteen men of the church and school who gave their lives may be viewed at https://www.mymethodisthistory.org.uk/topics-2/war_memorials/yorkshire-2/war_memorial

The men were

Pte. Edward Brown                           Canadians

Pte. S.H. Dobson                                 [2/4th Bn. King’s Own Yorkshire Light Infantry]

Pte. H.H. Doggett                               [1/4th Bn. Northumberland Fusiliers]

Sergt. H. Gibson                                  8th Bn. King’s Own Yorkshire Light Infantry

Pte. George Harrod                           [12th Bn. King’s Own Yorkshire Light Infantry]

Sergt. A.H. Hartley                             1/4th Bn King’s Own Yorkshire Light Infantry

2nd Lieut. A.R. Hartley                     1/6th Bn South Staffordshire Regt.

Pte. Cyril Hartley                                3rd Bn. Lancashire Fusiliers

Pte. C.G. Howe                                     [Royal Army Service Corps]

Pte. E. Hewlett                                     1/4th Bn King’s Own Yorkshire Light Infantry

Pte. Gordon Jackson                        King’s Own Yorkshire Light Infantry

Pte. H.G. Overend                               12th Bn King’s Own Yorkshire Light Infantry

Pte. J.T. Scaife                                      [1/5th Bn King’s Own Yorkshire Light Infantry]

Pte. H. Summerscales                      2nd Bn King’s Own Yorkshire Light Infantry

Pte. B. Tate                                            H.M.S. Warrior

Pte. C. Wainwright                            [9th Bn.} King’s Own Yorkshire Light Infantry

Pte. Fred Walton                                 Middlesex Regt.

Pte. [Frederick] Whitham               [9th Bn.] King’s Royal Rifle Corps

 

Arthur Rowland Hartley was a student at Handsworth College before enlisting

Additional source: Commonwealth War Graves Commission

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