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Pte 19623 Valentine Rowe
« on: January 09, 2020, 06:26:38 PM »
Pte Rowe enlisted in 21st Bttn and trained with XV Pln of D Coy. He disembarked in France and served throughout hostilities. returning Home in 1919.
Valentine died at home from Acute Broncho Pneumonia & Cardiac Failure whilst on demobilisation furlough. He is buried in Philips Park C Conc 988. Reg Chorlton 8c/1359.
Widow Margaret Ann and two sons (1906 & 08) 177 Prince St, Ardwick
A V Rowe worked for the Electricity Dept of Manchester Corporation. Valentine had been a painters labourer..
DC notes Private in 21st Bttn with illegible word in front.  Cause of death as above.
http://www.themenbehindthemedals.org.uk/index.asp?page=full&mwsquery=({Person%20identity}={Rowe,%20V})
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Re: Pte 19623 Valentine Rowe
« Reply #1 on: August 01, 2020, 05:52:04 PM »
We need to see if there is a headstone on Valentine Rowe's grave in Phillip's Park and review the condition of any inscription.
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No Headstone found.
« Last Edit: September 07, 2020, 12:50:55 PM by Tim Bell »
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