Hyde War Memorial Trust

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Company Serjeant Major A/17117 Joseph HIGGINBOTTOM of 20th Bn., Manchester Regiment

Killed in Action Sunday 27th August 1916, France & Flanders, age 29

Of:11 Norman Street, Hyde, Cheshire
Born:1887, Bury, Lancashire
Parents:Sarah Higginbottom and Squire Higginbottom of 11 Norman Street, Hyde, Cheshire
Marital status:Single
Occupation:Cotton Weaver
He enlisted in:Manchester, Lancashire
Remembered on:Thiepval Memorial Somme, France,   Pier and Face 13 A and 14 C
Link with Hyde:Lived in Hyde


In loving memory of our dear son and brother, Com.-Sergt. Joseph Higginbottom, 20th Manchester.
From father and mother, sisters and brothers.
Message of Remembrance, written for Werneth Low Cenotaph Unveiling June 25th 1921