Hyde War Memorial Trust

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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

Notes:(Muslin Street is now Talbot Road.   See our notes on Old Place Names.)

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