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Remembrance => Applications for Commemoration => Topic started by: mack on July 13, 2019, 02:08:28 AM

Title: 3952 edward whitehead
Post by: mack on July 13, 2019, 02:08:28 AM
3952 Edward whitehead
343 shaw rd,royton
labourer enlisted 26/8/1914
12th manchesters with BEF from 16/71915, wounded 20/12/1915 and returned 18/5/1916.  Home 6/7/1916. Hosp with TB 6/12/1916.
Edward was discharged unfit on 25/1/1917. He had TB  aggravated by active service. Recommended for treatment in Sanitorium.
Edward died from disease n/k on 2/3/1917. Reg Oldham Q1 1917 8d/918 aged 24
Mother Florence,38 Library Ln, Oldham. Margaret Agnes subsequently received the Pension Award at 343 Shaw Rd, possibly Sister.
Royton park war memorial
Hold
Title: Re: 3952 edward whitehead
Post by: Tim Bell on September 05, 2020, 02:40:47 PM
Edward Whitehead died from TB at Westhulme Hospital, Oldham
Burial needed.
Title: Re: 3952 edward whitehead
Post by: Tim Bell on September 29, 2020, 11:01:35 AM
Edward Whitehead is buried at Crompton Cemetery.  Church Plot Grave??
https://www.ancestry.co.uk/imageviewer/collections/9935/images/MM9.3.1_2FTH-1942-21599-67269-96?ssrc=&backlabel=Return (https://www.ancestry.co.uk/imageviewer/collections/9935/images/MM9.3.1_2FTH-1942-21599-67269-96?ssrc=&backlabel=Return)
Credit to Chris Harley IFCP