Roll of Honour of the 710 men of Hyde who fell in WW1
Private 16988 Oswald ADSHEAD of 11th Bn. Cheshire Regiment
Killed in Action Monday 18th October 1915, Belgium, age 25
|Of:||12 Woodend Lane, Hyde, Cheshire|
|Born:||1890, Norbury, Derbyshire|
|Parents:||Mary Elizabeth Adshead and James Adshead of 12 Woodend Lane, Hyde, Cheshire|
|Occupation:||Spinner, Linnet Mill|
|He enlisted in:||Hyde, Cheshire|
|Remembered on:||Rifle House Cemetery, Comines - Warneton, Hainaut, Belgium, III. A. 2|
|Link with Hyde:||Lived in Hyde|
Killed by a piece of shrapnel.
From a letter written to Asdhead's sister by Lance Corporal Ernest Aspden, of Hollingworth.