Hyde War Memorial Trust

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Lance Corporal 12492 Thomas CALLAGHAN of 1st Bn. Kings Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment)

Killed in Action Wednesday 16th June 1915, France , age 28

Of:28 Cross Street, Hyde, Cheshire
Born:1887, Hyde, Cheshire
Parents:Alice Butler Callaghan and George Callaghan of 28 Cross Street, Hyde, Cheshire
Marital status:Married to Annie Callaghan (née Smith) of 0
Occupation:Bobbin and Fabric Carrier, Cotton Mill
He enlisted in:Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire
Remembered on:Grave/Panel VIII. A. 82 of the memorial in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France
Link with Hyde:Born in Hyde


In June 1904 Thomas Callghan enlisted as a Special Reserve, into the Manchester Regiment, aged 17 years old. He was discharged in June 1910 aged 23.