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Offline Steve England

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Lees Wrigley Manchester Regiment 250953
« on: April 16, 2019, 03:14:27 PM »
Hi there,

I am searching for any information you may have
for my relative Lees Wrigley Manchester Regiment 250953

Thanks, Steve.
« Last Edit: April 16, 2019, 09:11:09 PM by timberman »


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Re: Lees Wrigley Manchester Regiment 250953
« Reply #1 on: April 16, 2019, 09:18:24 PM »
Hi Steve

Welcome to the forum.

There is a pension record for him but you need
a Fold 3 subscription.
This is what they give you free,

Name:   Lees Wrigley
Rank:   Lcpl
Birth Date:   1894
Residence Place:   Hill Crescent Campstall Stockport Ches
Military Service Region:   North West, England
Discharge Date:   7 Mar 1919
Service Number:   250953
Regiment:   Manchester
Title:   Pension Record Cards
Description:   Pension Record Ledger
Reference Number:   3/MW/No.5197

He was entitled to the British and Victory medal.

The medal roll says he was in the 1/6th Battalion Manchester Regiment


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Re: Lees Wrigley Manchester Regiment 250953
« Reply #2 on: April 17, 2019, 07:08:05 AM »
during WW2 he and his wife Emily lived at 15 Portland crescent,manchester 13,he was a air raid warden and Emily was a member of the volunteer casualty service,emilys parents lived next door at No13.born 25-5-1893,he died at Baguley hospital on 22-9-1962,he and Emily are buried together along with emilys parents in southern cemetery.section S.grave 5268,they were married at st.chrysoston church,chorlton on medlock on 7-5-1923