Roll of Honour of the 710 men of Hyde who fell in WW1
Company Serjeant Major 17617 Edwin EYRE
20th Battalion, Manchester Regiment
Killed in Action, Sunday 3rd September 1916, France, age 29
|Home address:||3 Cross Street, Hyde, Cheshire|
|Born:||1887, Hyde, Cheshire|
|Parents:||Sarah Elizabeth Eyre and Thomas Eyre|
Fall River Ward 6, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA
|Marital status:||Married to Edith May Eyre (née Booth, later Thornley)|
3 Buxton Road, Stockport, Cheshire
|Remembered:||Thiepval memorial, Somme, France, |
pier 13 or 14.
|Link to Hyde:||Born in Hyde|
Awarded Military Medal.
A Message of Remembrance, written for Werneth Low Cenotaph Unveiling, 25th June 1921: