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James Edwin BROOMHEAD

Able Seaman R/1700 James Edwin BROOMHEAD of Hood Bn., R.N. Div., Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve

Killed in action Sunday 24th March 1918, France & Flanders, age 35

Of:21 Muslin Street, Newton, Hyde, Cheshire
Born:1882, Hyde, Cheshire
Parents:Jane Broomhead and Edwin Broomhead of 8 Osborne Road, Hyde, Cheshire
Marital status:Married to Ann Broomhead (née Gee) of 169 Lodge Lane, Hyde, Cheshire
Occupation:Manager of Ladies Clothing
He enlisted in:
Remembered on:Grave/Panel Bay 1 of the memorial in Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France
Also a Memorial Grave in Hyde Cemetery.
Link with Hyde:Born in Hyde


Some records incorrectly show the address as Newton, Lancashire.   See our notes on County Confusion.

Muslin Street is now Talbot Road.   See our notes on Old Place Names.