Hyde War Memorial Trust

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Private 316840 Harold KNOWLES
4th Battalion, Royal Welsh Fusiliers

Died of Wounds,   Sunday 24th March 1918,   No..3 Casualty Clearing Station, Aveluy, France,   age 22

Home address:37a Manchester Road, Hyde, Cheshire
Born:1896, Hyde, Cheshire
Parents:Martha Knowles and John Henry Knowles
37a Manchester Road, Hyde, Cheshire
Marital status:Single
Occupation:Bobbin Carrier, Edward Hibbert and Co
Enlisted:Hyde, Cheshire
Remembered:Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme, France,
plot X, row E, grave 20.
Link to Hyde:Born in Hyde

Brother to Private 49067 John Knowles.

He was a bugler in the Hyde Wesleyan Lad's Brigade.

Died of Gunshot Wound to Right Leg and Hip.