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Pte 6080 Edward Seddon
« on: January 06, 2020, 08:02:46 PM »
Pte Seddon (Born 1876) enlisted on 16/9/1914, He served with 13th Bttn in France 7/9/1915-29/10/1915 and Salonika 28/10/1915-5/8/1916. He returned Home on 18/8/1916. Class P 16/12/1916 (nb 9311 Albert Hurst also Class P 8/1/1917 – Our Last Pal)
Edward was discharged unfit 13/12/1917. He received a Pension for Malaria contracted on active service in Macedonia.
Edward died on 20/11/1919, from Chronic Bronchitis & Malaria with Sarcoma of Humerus. Aged 43. Reg Salford Q4 1919 8d/158.
Widow Jane. 4 children 1903-07.  9 Castle St, Salford.
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Re: Pte 6080 Edward Seddon
« Reply #1 on: January 07, 2020, 04:51:05 PM »
DC attached showing cause of death including Malaria attrib to service.
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Re: Pte 6080 Edward Seddon
« Reply #2 on: April 08, 2020, 03:27:34 PM »
Edward was buried at Weaste Cemetery on 27/11/1919.  Dissenters 176.J
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Re: Pte 6080 Edward Seddon
« Reply #3 on: August 01, 2020, 05:50:14 PM »
We need to see if there is a headstone on Edward Seddon's grave in Weaste and review the condition of any inscription.
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