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Private SPTS/3995 Bertie KIRTON of 23rd Bn., Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment)

Killed in Action Tuesday 14th November 1916, France , age 20

Home address:36 Chapel Street, Hyde, Cheshire
Born:1896, Hyde, Cheshire
Parents:Mary Elizabeth Kirton and John William Kirton of 18 Travis Street, Hyde, Cheshire
Marital status:Single
Occupation:Cloth Lookers Assistant (Cotton)
He enlisted in:Manchester, Lancashire
Remembered:Serre Road Cemetery No.2, Somme, France,   I. A. 36.
Link to Hyde:Born in Hyde

Also listed as 23rd (Service) Battalion (1st Sportsman's) Royal Fusiliers.

He lived with his Grand Parents.