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Re: A Year of Remembrance
« Reply #15 on: January 26, 2009, 07:00:49 AM »
Remembered today :

26th January1918

39792 Sergeant James Gaskell. 12th (Duke of Lancaster�s Own Yeomanry) Battalion. The Son of James and Elizabeth Gaskell of 64, New Fold, Upholland, Wigan. A Collier. Previously served as 3825, 5th (Territorial) Battalion. Killed in action on the 26th January 1918 aged 21. Buried in Hermies Hill British Cemetery.

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Re: A Year of Remembrance
« Reply #16 on: January 27, 2009, 06:56:19 AM »
Remembered today :

27th January 1916

7646 Private George Frederick Chase. A Company, 16th Battalion. Son of Richard Chase (Canada). Husband of Sarah Ann and Father of Ellen, George, Richard and Mary Chase of 12, Woodman Street, Stockport. A pipe fitter at Stockport Gas Works. Previously served as 7646, 11th Battalion. Joined the 16th Battalion on landing in France on the 8th November 1915. Killed in action in the Maricourt defences on the 27th January 1916 aged 33.
Buried in Cerisy-Gailly Military cemetery.

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Re: A Year of Remembrance
« Reply #17 on: January 28, 2009, 08:22:46 AM »
Remembered today :

28th January 1916

8445 Private Richard Bradshaw. C Company, 11 Platoon, 17th Battalion.  Husband of Mary Ann and Father of Ellen, Emily and Henrietta Bradshaw of 13, Frederick Street, Salford. A cloth porter at J & G Walthew Ltd. Sustained gunshot wounds on the 22nd January in the Maricourt Defences and died of his wounds in the 21st Casualty clearing station on the 28th January aged 31. Buried in Corbie Communal Cemetery.

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Re: A Year of Remembrance
« Reply #18 on: January 29, 2009, 06:59:20 AM »
Remembered today :

29th January 1916

10432 Private Robert Makinson. C Company, 12 Platoon, 18th Battalion. Son of Robert and the late Charlotte Makinson of The Gables, Hartley Road, Altrincham. A Commercial traveller for James Heywood Ltd. Wounded by shellfire at Fargny mill on the 27th  January and died of his wounds at the 5th Casualty clearing station on the 29th  aged 30. Buried on the 30th January in Corbie Communal Cemetery by the Reverend A. G Wilcox.
A Memorial tablet was erected in his memory in St Margaret�s Church, Dunham Massey.

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Re: A Year of Remembrance
« Reply #19 on: January 30, 2009, 06:54:12 AM »
Remembered today :

30th January 1916

10559 Private Ernest Leonard Moss. C Company, 9 Platoon, 18th Battalion. The Son of Eliza and the late William Moss of 532, Gorton Road, North Reddish. A clerk for Sutton and company. Died of wounds received in the Maricourt defences aged 26. Buried in Chipilly Communal Cemetery.

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Re: A Year of Remembrance
« Reply #20 on: January 31, 2009, 10:22:35 AM »
Remembered today :

31st January1916

6929 Private Frederick Slater. C Company, 12 Platoon, 16th Battalion. The Son of Robert and the late Annie Slater of 119, Fitzwarren Street, Pendleton. Died on the 31st January 1916 aged 24. Buried in Cerisy-Gailly Military Cemetery.

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Re: A Year of Remembrance
« Reply #21 on: February 01, 2009, 10:09:08 AM »
Remembered today :

1st February 1917

23497 Private John Isherwood. 20th Battalion. Son of James William and Margaret Isherwood of 12, Sharpe Street, Prestwich. Died of wounds 1st February 1917 aged 27. Buried in Etaples Military Cemetery.

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Re: A Year of Remembrance
« Reply #22 on: February 02, 2009, 07:04:39 AM »
Remembered today :

2nd February 1916

8538 Private Henry Eckersall. 7 Platoon, B Company, 17th Battalion.
The Son of Thomas and Annie Eckersall of 56, Fylde Road, Great Lever. A Typist in Manchester. A Member of Francis Street Congregational Church and secretary of Farnworth and district billiards league. Died of wounds on the 2nd February 1916 aged 25. (See 17th Battalion History �A Tragic Accident� for report of his death). Buried in Chipilly Communal Cemetery

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Re: A Year of Remembrance
« Reply #23 on: February 03, 2009, 07:05:46 AM »
Remembered today :

3rd February 1916

8355 Lance Corporal Donald Wolstencroft. B Company 17th Battalion. The Son of Abraham and June Wolstencroft of 1, Limefield Terrace, Levenshulme. A Warehouseman with J and N Philips. Died of wounds 3rd February 1916 aged 30. Buried in Corbie communal cemetery.

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Re: A Year of Remembrance
« Reply #24 on: February 04, 2009, 06:59:13 AM »
Remembered today :

4th February 1916

11240 Private Isaac Matthews. 18th Battalion. The son of Robert Young Matthews of 27, Gerald Street, Pendleton. A porter.
Wounded at Fargny Mill on the 29th January and died of his wounds on the 4th February 1916 aged 24. Buried in Corbie communal cemetery


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« Reply #25 on: February 05, 2009, 06:57:11 AM »
Remembered today :

5th February 1916

11790 Private Harold Dickinson.5 Platoon B Company 17th Battalion. Son of Louisa and the late Thomas Dickinson of 35, Heaton Street, Heaton Park, Manchester. A Clerk. Wounded in action 21st January and died of his wounds at the 6th General Hospital, Rouen on the 5th February 1916 aged 20. His mother and Sister travelled from Manchester to visit him before he died. Buried in St Sever Cemetery, Rouen.



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Re: A Year of Remembrance
« Reply #26 on: February 06, 2009, 07:01:37 AM »
Remembered today :

6th February 1916

14473 Company Sergeant Major Edwin Coop. 24th Battalion. The Son of Thomas and Sarah Ann, Husband of Mary Coop of 58, Bartlemoor Street, Oldham. A warehouseman. Killed in action on the 6th February 1916 aged 34. Buried in Point 110 Cemetery, Fricourt.



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« Reply #27 on: February 07, 2009, 09:09:37 AM »
Remembered today :

7th February 1916

10195 Private Stanley Herbert Parry. 7 Platoon, B Company, 18th Battalion. The Son of Robert and Mary Parry of 71, Moss Road, Urmston. Killed in action 7th February 1916 in Vaux Village aged 34. Buried in Suzanne Communal Extension Cemetery.



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Re: A Year of Remembrance
« Reply #28 on: February 08, 2009, 10:23:21 AM »
Remembered today :

8th February 1916

20722 Lance Corporal  Ernest Stanley Sheridan. B Company 18th Battalion. The Son of William and Mary Sheridan, Husband of Mary Isabel Sheridan of 500 Liverpool Road, Peel Green. Killed in action on the 8th February 1916 aged 25. Buried in Suzanne Communal Extension Cemetery.


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« Reply #29 on: February 09, 2009, 07:03:28 AM »
Remembered today :

9th February 1916

12994 Private Frederick Charles Erentz. 12th Battalion. The Son of Frederick and Esther Erentz of �The Star Inn� 44-46 Albion Street, Miles Platting.Died of Wounds on the 9th February 1916 aged 20.Buried in Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Belgium.



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