Hyde War Memorial Trust

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Lawrence CARROLL

Sapper 195140 Lawrence CARROLL of Corps of Royal Engineers (Gen. H. Q. Signal Depot, R.E.)

Died of Illness Sunday 10th November 1918, France , age 20

Of:76 Ridling Lane, Hyde, Cheshire
Born:1898, Hyde, Cheshire
Parents:Elizabeth Carroll and Thomas Richard Carroll of 76 Ridling Lane, Hyde, Cheshire
Marital status:Single
Occupation:Boy Messenger for Post Office
He enlisted in:Manchester, Lancashire
Remembered on:Kezelberg Military Cemetery, Wevelgem, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium,   II. B. 4.
Link with Hyde:Born in Hyde


Died of Pneumonia after spending 6 days in hospital.
The news of his death reached his mother on November 11th 1918.
He was the last of the 710 men to die before the Armistice.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission States Aged 22 when died.