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Harry BROADBENT

Gunner 75281 Harry BROADBENT of 127th Bty., Royal Horse Artillery and Royal Field Artillery

Killed in action Friday 23rd June 1916, France & Flanders, age 31

Of:29 Francis Street, Hyde, Cheshire
Born:1885, Hyde, Cheshire
Parents:Mary J. Broadbent and Thomas H. Broadbent of 29 Francis Street, Hyde, Cheshire
Marital status:Single
Occupation:Cotton Dyer
He enlisted in:Hyde, Cheshire
Remembered on:Grave/Panel I. I. 78. of the memorial in Sucrerie Military Cemetery, Colincamps, Somme, France
Link with Hyde:Born in Hyde

Notes:“Killed instantly by a shell.” Manchester Evening News, Friday 7th July 1916, Page4, Column 6