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Snippets of the Manchester Regiment => Mack's Miscellany => Topic started by: mack on August 19, 2009, 10:17:57 AM

Title: 20th manchesters
Post by: mack on August 19, 2009, 10:17:57 AM
27-8-16
losses to the battalion today,are
CSM 17117 joseph higginbottom who is missing,assumed killed
pte 18168 james shea,killed
pte 12931 william dorward,42 armitage st,ardwick,killed
pte 17971[D.coy] isaac,edwin matkin,45 renn st,king st west,stockport,killed by a shell.

pte 12914 harry savage,9 albion terrace,sale,died of wounds at the dressing station at dernancourt
pte 17755 robert simpson,27 falmouth st,miles platting,died of wounds at the CCS at heilly

pte dorwards body was located by a graves registration unit,and buried in dantzig alley