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Charles Edwin DUTTON

Private 17779 Charles Edwin DUTTON of 10th Bn., Cheshire Regiment

Died of Wounds Thursday 6th July 1916, France , age 27

Of:25 Norfolk Street, Hyde, Cheshire
Born:1889, Hyde, Cheshire
Parents:Martha Dutton and William Dutton of 10 Green Street, Hyde, Cheshire
Marital status:Single
Occupation:Barman at the Norfolk Arms, Market Place, Hyde.
He enlisted in:Hyde, Cheshire
Remembered on:Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme, France,   I. A. 9.
Link with Hyde:Born in Hyde


His last letter home:

Hurry up, mother, and send me a parcel. We are out for a rest, and if you don't hurry up I shall be in the trenches before I get it.
(Its not known if he got the parcel.)

Died from wounds he received in France on June 27th 1916.
Manchester Evening News, Friday 4th August 1916, Page 2, Column 7.