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Re: more POWs
« Reply #30 on: June 09, 2008, 06:19:50 PM »
Hi Mack
Thanks for additional info.

Hi Tis
Thanks, I'm losing the plot a little bit, I'll keep to my own project for a while. Having to spend less time on the forum at the moment.

Neil

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Re: more POWs
« Reply #31 on: June 26, 2008, 05:16:42 PM »
more POWs,some are updates on those in the database and some are new.

sgt 7194 samuel,richard arrandale
16th batt
A.coy
signal section
enlisted 8-9-14
aged 28
occupation.clerk
3 stratford ave didsbury
wife ethel.
disembarked 8-11-15
CofE
slightly wounded 1-7-16,remained at duty
admitted to 2nd western gen hospital,manchester on 25-12-16[tonsils]
MM for gallant conduct 5-1-18[LG 19-3-18]
captured 21-3-18,sent to giessen
repatriated 14-12-18 at ripon
classz 8-3-19.

9526 george budd
2nd batt
A.coy
enlisted 6-12-03
aged 18
labourer
114 trevelyan rd,tooting
wife elizabeth
CofE.
disembarked 11-9-14
wounded+captured 20-10-14,died in st edmonds hospital,douai from a fractured thigh+dysentary.
mother louis,lived at 1 chalet villa,hindhead,haslemere.

9749 thomas furber
2nd batt
enl 29-1-04
aged 19
piecer
CofE.
20 water st,middleton
wife annie
father henry lived at 2 sandy lane,middleton.
disembarked 15-8-14
captured 9-3-15
repatriated 16-12-18
his wife annie,was the widow of pte 8787 william wellen,lancs fusiliers,he was killed at gallipoli on 7-8-15
they married on 1-2-1919,at st.leonards church,middleton.

mack

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« Reply #32 on: June 27, 2008, 01:44:34 AM »
2600 joseph collins
2nd batt
enl 3-7-13
aged 17
formerly enlisted in the 3rd batt LNL regt on 10-10-12 as pte 2045.
occupation.apprentice paviour for manchester corps at their factory yard,moston lane.
9 alfred st,manchester.[father john]
brother thomas.3 every st,ancoats
religion.RC
resided 34 cedar st,accrington
married miss elizabeth connolly at our ladys church,eldon st,liverpool on 20-10-17
wounded in leg+arm and taken POW on 19-12-14
repatriated from switzerland on 11-9-17
during his internment in switzerland,he passed a course in driving.
discharged as no longer fit for service on 8-6-18[epilepsy]
issued with SWB No 413008 on 27-6-18.
in 1918.he moved to 18 roseneath terrace,leeds and later moved to 2 cotten st,leeds in 1923
took a job with the post office.

2629 walter heaton
2nd batt
D.coy
enl 25-8-13
aged 18
turner at brook+doxey,miles platting
29 st silas st,ardwick[stepfather mr hewitt]
CofE
mother mrs johnson, lived at 95 lightfoot rd,manchester.
married miss maud hewitt of 29 st silas st,ardwick,at st silas church,1-2-19,and resided at 117 stockport rd,ardwick.
disembarked 15-8-14
wounded and captured on 26-8-14
sent to switzerland 16-5-18
repatriated 27-12-18 and sent to king georges hospital,stamford st,london
deserted april 1919.
discharged as no longer fit on 2-9-19[chronic bronchitis]
issued with SWB NoB29854
changed his name to eaton after the war.

7938 william england
2nd batt
enl 3-9-08
aged 18
cotton spinner at platt bros
34 grosvenor st,oldham[mother mrs betty parsons]
married his wife phyllis on 17-11-06 and resided at 12 elizabeth st,oldham.
CofE
disembarked 5-9-14
in oct 1914,his wife was informed that he had been killed in action,he was later reported as a POW at senne II camp,having been captured on 20-10-14
sent to holland on 11-10-18
repatriated 21-10-18 and sent to king george hospital,london.later sent to hospital at ripon.
discharged as no longer fit[nervous debility]on 12-2-19.
issued with SWB No26465.

7598 edward gorton
2nd batt
enl 26-3-02
aged 22
labourer
122 nora st,lower broughton
CofE
captured 22-10-14
repatriated 15-12-18 at hull.
married miss beatrice duffy at the parish church,salford,on 3-2-19
sons.thomas born 28-4-08 and walter 13-5-09
resided 4 blackburn place,adelphi,salford.
discharged 21-3-20.

6539 james berresford
2nd batt
formerly 7383 pte 1st manchesters,served on st helena,guarding boer POWs
regt police.
enl 2-11-1900
aged 18
labourer
CofE
15 camp st,ashton[1909]
married miss annie townley on 22-2-1902 and resided at 55 george st,dukinfield.
disembarked 19-9-14
captured 20-10-14 and sent to friedrichsfeld camp.
sent to switzerland 19-3-18
reptriated and sent to king george hospital.london on 12-10-18[TB in both lungs].
discharged 13-2-19
pte 9677 w.iverson was in the same camp,they both recieved parcels from lady burghclere.

his brother 7907 sam berresford left him a sum of money,in his will.he died while serving with the 2nd south lancs regt.

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Re: more POWs
« Reply #33 on: June 27, 2008, 02:00:55 AM »
tis.
this mans details need correcting,hes in the database,but they got his service number wrong.
535 james henderson
enl 19-7-05
mother.bridgett
aged 23
labourer
religion.RC
6 fawcet st,ancoats
married miss jane flynn on 20-7-18 at st.albans RC church,manchester.
captured 26-8-14 and wounded.
transferred from switzerland to king george hospital,london,on 4-6-18.
he went absent on armistice day[11-11-18] and returned on 17th,they docked him 7 days pay >:(the gits.
classZ 20-2-19,re-enlisted in the RAMC.

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« Reply #34 on: June 27, 2008, 10:03:03 PM »
2845 joseph bridgeman
1st batt
machine gun section
enl 27-8-14
aged 18
boiler maker
16 league st,oldham.[father william
CofE
shot in the left side of his skull+taken POW on 18-7-18.while with 21st batt,C.coy,11th platoon
repatriated on 28-12-18 and sent to king georges hospital,london.
21-1-19 transferred to 2nd western general hospital,manchester.
classZ 22-3-19
awarded kings certificate 63/1723.
after the war,he resided at 72 thornton st,collyhurst.

12809 william cooper
enl 30-3-15
aged 23
19 marsland st,hulme[father joseph]
occupation.carter
19th batt
disembarked 8-11-15
captured 9-9-18 while serving with 12th batt
repatriated jan 1919
demobbed 18-3-19
address on demob.21 hargreave st,red bank,manchester.

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« Reply #35 on: June 27, 2008, 10:36:22 PM »
34079 bernard cosgrove
enl 11-2-16,26th batt[res]
aged 27
shirt cutter
posted to the 19th batt.
disembarked 25-6-16
religion RC
68 gibson st,rochdale rd,harpurhey.
transferred to switzerland 31-8-18 from langensalza camp
captured +wounded 23-7-16.
granted leave,11-11-18 till 11-2-18.

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« Reply #36 on: June 28, 2008, 08:34:15 AM »
7974 arthur cronshaw
2nd batt
enl 18-9-02
aged 19
regt police
labourer
father james,lived at 10 barswick st,moston lane,m/c,3 brothers,harry/robert and richard.
21 alice st,mill st,bradford,manchester
married miss helena manning,18-5-12
son arthur,stanley cronshaw,born 1-3-13,he died in 1918 while his father was still a POW.
served in SA 1903-1905
CofE
shot in left knee and taken POW on 26-8-14
repatriated at hull on 13-12-18
discharged 11-3-19 suffering from debility
and went to live at 297 mill st,bradford,m/c

8103 harry fielding
joined 6th batt in november 1901,served in SA[cape colony+orange river, 1902]
joined 2nd batt 12-11-02
aged 19
miner at new moss colliery
31 hope st,hurst
CofE
disembarked 15-8-14
suffered shrapnel wound to the neck+taken POW at le cateau on 26-8-14
repatriated 25-12-18 at leith
discharged 31-3-1920
lived with his wife christina,at 5 wigmore st,ashton.

9085 james clark
enl 26-8-03
aged 18
2nd batt
49 dalton st,rochdale
wife sarah+daughter ethel
disembarked 15-8-14
shot in the spine+taken POW on 26-8-14 at le cateau
repatriated to london on 10-6-18
transferred to 5th KRRC provincial coy
discharged 31-3-1920.

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« Reply #37 on: June 28, 2008, 08:53:47 AM »
14470 robert,christopher hamerton
enl 20-11-16
aged 17
52nd manchesters, graduated batt
transferred to 17th batt,C.coy,9th platoon[service No54737]
parents,walter+martha,43 fenwick st,moss side.
occupation.warehouseman
disembarked,19-1-18
captured 22-3-18
repatriated 24-12-18 at leith
classZ 25-3-19.

11553 charles,william gibson
19th batt
enl 9-9-14
aged 20
799 rochdale rd,manchester[mother mary]
warehouseman
religion,baptist
disembarked from SS queen alexandra,8-11-15
transferred to 16th batt on 6-2-18
captured at manchester hill 1918.
classZ 10-4-19.

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« Reply #38 on: June 28, 2008, 09:16:17 AM »
7086 george hulme
enl 3-1-17
aged 28
1st batt,6th provincial coy
transferred to 8th batt as pte 302954
posted to 1/5th batt
312 stockport rd,denton
married miss mary,alice berry,3-9-1910 at primitive methodist chapel,hyde
son george,born 16-11-11 at 8 king st,hyde
daughter ida,born 24-10-19,at 312 stockport rd,denton
later moved to 2 starkie st,roe green,worsley.
CofE
worked as a book maker at roe green co-op,worsley.
disembarked 31-7-17
suffered shrapnel wound to the back+gun shot wound in the left leg,and taken POW on 21-3-18,sent to hospital at munster.
classZ 30-11-19.

9756 charles howard
2nd batt
enl 22-9-02
aged 19
religion.RC
6 spring view,springfield rd,belfast
later moved to 14 goodwin st,pendleton
worked as a house painter,for horsfield+son,cheetham hill rd,m/c
suffered a gun shot wound in right thigh,which fractured his femur,also wounds to head+chest, and taken POW,on 27-3-15,at le cateau,sent to hospital at munster.
classZ 16-3-19.

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« Reply #39 on: June 28, 2008, 09:31:46 AM »
9915 james brown
2nd batt
B.coy
enl 24-4-04
aged 19
emigrated to freemantle,australia in 1912,took a job as a labourer,on the trans continental railways,south australia.
religion RC
27 upper warwick st,toxteth park,liverpool
married miss elizabeth,ann mccartney on 25-12-1910 at st.johns church,liverpool
son john,thomas,born 13-4-15
father,thomas lived at 16 burlington st,liverpool
disembarked 15-8-14
shot in the chest+taken POW on 26-8-14,sent to senne camp,then to doberitz
transferred to switzerland then repatriated to the 1st london gen hospital,camberwell on 3-9-17,suffering from TB.
discharged 9-11-17.
issued SWB 264059
served under an alias,his real name was JOHN BONNER.

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« Reply #40 on: July 04, 2008, 10:02:19 PM »
11339 james foley
enl 5-6-15
aged 23
21 gore st,greenheys[father thomas]
occupation.packer
18th batt
C.coy
disembarked 20-2-16.
renumbered 31289
at 10.oclock on the evening of 13-5-16 at st.quentin,he was in a patrol that was taken by surprise,he was shot in the buttock and taken POW,
repatriated 13-12-18
classZ 12-3-19.

12679 sydney airey
enl 7-2-15 at palatine buildings,manchester
aged 19
13 richmond grove east,longsight
nail maker
19th batt
disembarked 8-11-15
captured 23-7-16.sent to dulmen camp
repatriated 15-12-18 at dover.
classZ 10-3-19.

8361 albert alton
enl 3-9-14
aged 19
69 hilton st,higher broughton
parents george+nora
occupation.cutter
religion.CofE
17th batt
disembarked 8-11-15
captured at trones wood on 11-7-16,sent to dulmen camp
repatriated at leith on 10-12-18
classZ 12-3-19
DCM.london gazette 26-3-18.

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« Reply #41 on: July 08, 2008, 09:35:21 AM »
6064 norman holt
33 chatsworth st,beswick
married miss hilda woodhead on 20-6-1907
children.margaret 8-8-08/hilda 2-2-10/nellie 9-2-12/lily 19-11-13
later lived at 61 ogden lane,gorton
enl 11-12-15
aged 28
5th manchesters
posted to the 16th batt as pte 48385
captured on 21-3-18
repatriated 15-12-18
discharged, 17-3-19[suffering from colitis]


12944 stanley hulbert
enl 1-6-15
aged 20
240 stockport rd,cheadle
worked as a barman at the midland hotel,hyde rd,gorton[family owned]
CofE
19th manchesters
disembarked 16-3-16
suffered a gun shot wound,in the left thigh,on 1-7-16,sent to 2nd gen hospital,rouen the same day,invalided to england on hospital shipp,SS panama,admitted to 2nd southern gen hospital,bristol on 5-7-16,discharged on 6-9-16.
awarded the MM for gallant and distinguished conduct at ypres,on 31-7-17
captured 9-4-18 while serving in A.coy,16th batt
repatriated at hull,on 31-12-18
classZ 29-3-19.

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« Reply #42 on: July 08, 2008, 11:34:22 AM »
11062 richard barlow
enl 12-1-15
aged 32
50 leven st,pendleton[sister ada furness]
occupation,packer
18th batt.[trench mortar battery]
disembarked 8-11-15
captured 9-9-18 with the 12th batt.A.coy
repatriated,16-12-18
classZ 2-2-19.

12562 daniel hanvey
enl 4-1-15
aged 24
19th batt
occupation.scavenger
religion.RC
10 farndon ave,harpurhey
married miss catherine doyle at st.michaels RC church,30-12-14
children.may,margaret,2-1-16.
later moved to 21 bankfield st,blackley.
disembarked 8-11-15 from the SS queen alexandra.
suffered a gun shot wound to the back of his neck on 29-7-16,admitted to 2nd gen hospital,abbeyville the same day.evacuated to leith war hospital,seafield,leith,admitted 21-7-16 till 19-9-16.
granted 10 days leave,from 18-11-16 till 27-11-16.
captured 30-4-18,sent to dulmen camp
repatriated at hull on 17-12-18
classZ 19-3-19.

47967 james,henry hill
enl 10-12-15
aged 32
24 downing st,royton
married miss mary winterbottom at oldham reg office on 7-3-1903
children james,henry 3-1-04/jeanette 19-1-09/alice,ann 29-8-10/john 25-5-3/alfred 18-9-19.
later lived at 13 newland st,rochdale rd,oldham
occupation.piecer
22nd batt
disembared 1-1-17
captured 14-3-17
repatriated 22-11-18
classZ 18-11-19.

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« Reply #43 on: July 16, 2008, 03:06:51 AM »
30304 edward botley
2nd batt
enl 21-10-15
aged 33
2 dinwoodie st,miles platting
occupation,processor at leversteins chemical works,crumpsall vale
disembarked 1-6-16
captured 21-1-17[also wounded]sent to magdeberg camp
repatriated 3-12-18 at hull
suffered from bronchitis,aenemia and debility
classZ 13-3-19
died 15th aug 1919
buried phillips park cem.
grave I.C.E.1875.

12720 william,ellis bennett
19th batt
enl 8-3-15
aged 19
198 church st,eccles
lithographic artist at CWS print works,longsight
disembarked.8-11-15
27-9-16,admitted to gen hospital at rouen,with glandular infection,shipped to england on the hospital ship,SS carisbrook castle.
captured on 26-3-18 while attatched to the MGC
admitted to king georges hospital,london,on 11-12-18[suffering from debility caused by deprivation as a POW]
classZ 14-3-19.

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« Reply #44 on: July 16, 2008, 03:52:48 AM »
three men from the 19th manchesters
11999 john,henry andrews
enl 7-9-14
aged 20
109 rylance stardwick
CofE
disembarked 8-11-15
captured 23-7-16,prisoner No 3359,camp No1400
discharged with debility 1919
he was recommended by his captain,for gallant conduct,on 1-7-16

12753 stanley skinkis
enl 24-3-15
aged 17
3 hancock st,m/c
disembarke from SS queen alexandra,8-11-15
shot in right thigh+captured,23-7-16
repatriated 27-1-19
occupation,labourer
classZ 10-5-19.

cpl 12787 joseph buckley
enl 26-3-15
aged 19
54 chancery lane,ardwick[father james]
gocers assistant
disembarked.15-2-16
shot in the face,on 23-7-16,sent to 6th gen hospital,rouen.
captured 21-3-18 with the 16th batt
repatriated 19-12-18
classZ 20-3-19.


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