Hyde War Memorial Trust

Roll of Honour of the 710 men of Hyde who fell in WW1

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Able Seaman R/1700 James Edwin BROOMHEAD
Hood Battalion, Royal Naval Division, Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve

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

Home address:141 Lower Bennett Street, Newton, Hyde, Cheshire
Born:1882, Hyde, Cheshire
Parents:Jane Broomhead and Edwin Broomhead
8 Osborne Road, Hyde, Cheshire
Marital status:Married to Ann Broomhead (née Gee)
169 Lodge Lane, Hyde, Cheshire
Occupation:Draper, out of work
Remembered:Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France,
bay 1.
Hyde Cemetery, Hyde, Cheshire,
named on a family gravestone.
Link to Hyde:Born in Hyde

A Message of Remembrance, written for Werneth Low Cenotaph Unveiling, 25th June 1921:

In loving remembrance to Dad, uncle Albert, uncle Ted.
From mother and Kathleen Broomhead.