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Re: more POWs
« Reply #45 on: July 16, 2008, 02:28:38 PM »
4401 charles linden bell
17th batt
enl 30-12-15
9 mayfield grove,hulme,he later moved to 83 boston st,hulme,after the war
commercial traveller
CofE
wounded by shellfire on 20-6-17
renumbered as 47451
captured 22-3-18
father lived at 27 tottenham court rd,london.

6378 thomas gammond
16th batt
enl 28-8-14
aged 22
37 moss rd,winnington,northwich
father,frederick
clerk
CofE
disembarked 8-11-15
captured 27-4-18
repatriated at hull on 2-12-18.

31400 james cheetham
enl 15-11-15[in 25th res batt]
aged 22
12 baker st,ancoats
occupation,carter
disembarked 5-5-16
posted to the 18th battalion
captured 30-7-16 sent to gottingen camp
repatriated to king george hospital,stamford st,london,on 5-5-18
suffered wounds to right lower arm, and left upper and lower arm.
classZ 10-3-19.

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Re: more POWs
« Reply #46 on: July 24, 2008, 09:46:37 AM »
hiya tis.
heres a rare one for you.first one ive found,who was captured at gallipoli
pte 1997 bernard,james nobbs
1/6th manchesters
age 22
born.wallasey
22 canute st,stretford
parents.edmund and annie
disembarked 5-5-15
captured at sedul bahr 7-8-15
died in kiangheri 410 camp,turkey on 6-10-16.
buried in baghdad[north gate]cemetery
grave ref.XXI.K.5
news of his capture,came through the american embassy

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Re: more POWs
« Reply #47 on: August 01, 2008, 11:42:37 AM »
7459 frederick hitchen
enl 22-2-15
aged 19
9 ventnor st,harpurhey[father alfred]
occupation.draughtsman at post office
16th batt
captured,9-7-16
classZ 3-3-19
contracted german measles,in hospital at grantham,on 6-6-15 till 16-6-15.

6744 william,brayshaw gleave[org army number 459]
enl 1-9-14
aged 20
warehouseman
religion,CofE
24 park st,greenheys[father james]
disembarked 8-11-15
slightly wounded in the right arm,sent to 4th northern gen hospital,lincoln, on 11-11-17,discharged 27-12-17
returned to france,on 16-3-18
captured 21-3-18 with 2/5th manchesters
repatriated at hull.
his war medal,was found in cross st,manchester,on 11-11-22,and returned to him,by the police,on 18-11-22.

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Re: more POWs
« Reply #48 on: August 06, 2008, 01:32:24 PM »
25019 william,henry france
enl 12-1-16
aged 21
stereotyper
71 hawthorne rd,levenshulme
disembarked,24-6-16
captured 23-7-16,sent to stendall,then to dulmen camp

31069 james,henry gourlay
20th batt
enl 4-11-15
aged 19
clerk
religion.CofE
48 sloane st,brooks bar,manchester
father james
born 20-12-1897
disembarked 16-3-16
captured 23-7-16,suffered a gun shot wound to the head,sent to minden
repatriated at hull,on 29-11-18
classZ 10-3-19

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Re: more POWs
« Reply #49 on: August 06, 2008, 01:57:53 PM »
11553 charles,william gibson
enl 9-9-14
19th batt
aged 30
warehouseman
baptist
799 rochdale rd,manchester
mother mary
disembarked on 8-11-15,from the SS queen alexander
captured while serving with 16th batt,on 21-3-18,sent to heuberg camp
classZ 10-4-19.

21405 ernest godwin
enl 29-3-15
22nd batt
aged 22
fitter
44 laverton place,queens rd,miles platting
mother elizabeth
disembarked 11-11-15
captured at high wood on 15-7-16,suffered a bullet wound to the left foot
classZ 16-3-19.

7563 william houghton
enl 26-3-15
aged 20
16th batt [D.coy]
porter
108 higher ardwick,manchester
mother.mary,ann.
disembarked 23-12-15
captured at trones wood,on 8-7-16
repatriated to No4 camp,thannington,from the TB camp at sprattau,germany,on 15-1-19.
now living at 15 barmouth st,openshaw.

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Re: more POWs
« Reply #50 on: August 22, 2008, 09:06:16 AM »
2156 david etherall
2nd batt
enl 29-10-13
aged 20
joiners labourer
4 john st,chorlton on medlock
mobilised 4-8-14
captured 18-11-16
repatriated at hull,29-11-18
transferred to reserve 16-3-19.

7792 william,robert hickson[renumbered 27092]
16th batt
enl 27-5-15
aged 38
pattern card maker
64 knightley st,queens rd,m/c
married miss winifred pybus at st.oswalds church,rochdale rd,m/c on 3-6-1906
captured unknown date
repatriated at ripon camp,1-12-18.

12891 john,arthur carroll
19th batt
enl 8-5-15
aged 25
piano tuner
48 link st,stanley grove,longsight
married miss elizabeth fisher at chorlton register office,9-11-12
disembarked 24-6-16
captured 23-7-16,sent to dulmen camp.
classZ 12-3-19.

7596 rowland heathcote
16th batt
enl 29-3-15
aged 21
press photographer
41 halsbury st,longsight
disembarked 11-12-15
date of capture,unknown
classZ 13-3-19.

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