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William BRUNT

Private 20742 William BRUNT of 22nd Bn. Manchester Regiment

Killed in action Saturday 1st July 1916, France, age 27

Of:76 John Street, Hyde, Cheshire
Born:1889, Hyde, Cheshire
Parents:Sarah Brunt and Joshua Brunt of 27 Manchester Road, Hyde, Cheshire
Marital status:Single
He enlisted in:Manchester, Lancashire
Remembered on:Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France,   Pier and Face 13 A and 14 C
Link with Hyde:Born in Hyde


Greater love hath no man.
The fallen of St. Andrew's Mission Church, John Street.
W. Brunt (22nd Manchesters), J. Elliot (2nd South Lancs.), and R. Shaw (R.M.L.I.).
Message of Remembrance, written for Werneth Low Cenotaph Unveiling June 25th 1921