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Private 40545 Harry EDWARDS of 10th Bn., Cheshire Regiment

Died of Wounds Sunday 14th April 1918, No.36 Casualty Clearing Station, France, age 24

Home address:14 Thornley Street, Hyde, Cheshire
Born:1894, Hyde, Cheshire
Parents:Mary Hannah Edwards and George Edwards of 14 Thornley Street, Hyde, Cheshire
Marital status:Single
Occupation:Globe Box Works, Hyde
He enlisted in:Hyde, Cheshire
Remembered:Haringhe (Bandaghew) Military Cemetery, Poperinge, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium,   II. E. 1.
Link to Hyde:Born in Hyde

He was three times medically rejected on enistment, but in November 1917 he was called up under the Military Service Act.