Hyde War Memorial Trust

Roll of Honour of the 710 men of Hyde who fell in WW1

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Company Serjeant Major A/17117 Joseph HIGGINBOTTOM
20th Battalion, Manchester Regiment

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

Home address:11 Norman Street, Hyde, Cheshire
Born:1887, Bury, Lancashire
Parents:Sarah Higginbottom and Squire Higginbottom
11 Norman Street, Hyde, Cheshire
Marital status:Single
Occupation:Cotton Weaver
Enlisted:Manchester, Lancashire
Remembered:Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France,
pier 13 or 14.
Link to Hyde:Lived in Hyde

A Message of Remembrance, written for Werneth Low Cenotaph Unveiling, 25th June 1921:

In loving memory of our dear son and brother, Com.-Sergt. Joseph Higginbottom, 20th Manchester.
From father and mother, sisters and brothers.