Roll of Honour of the 710 men of Hyde who fell in WW1
Henry Deeley DOWSE
Private 31277 Henry Deeley DOWSE of 20th Bn., Manchester Regiment
Killed in Action Monday 8th October 1917, Belgium, age 34
|Home address:||40 Fairbrother Street, Hyde, Cheshire|
|Born:||1883, Hyde, Cheshire|
|Parents:||Margaret Dowse and James Thomas Dowse of 12 Bank Street, Hyde, Cheshire|
|Marital status:||Married to Lavinia Dowse (née Harrop) of 40 Fairbrother Street, Hyde, Cheshire|
|Occupation:||Dairyman, Planter's Margarine Works|
|He enlisted in:||Manchester, Lancashire|
|Remembered:||Tyne Cot Memorial, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium, Panel 120 to 124 and 162 to 162A and 163A|
|Link to Hyde:||Born in Hyde|
Killed by shell fire with five comrades at their machine gun. They were buried where they fell, with a cross placed over their grave.
Named Harry Henry Dowse on Soldiers' Effects Record.