Hyde War Memorial Trust

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James KNOWLES

Private 7614 James KNOWLES of 16th Bn., Manchester Regiment

Killed in Action Saturday 1st July 1916, France , age 20

Of:Freemasons Arms, Handforth, Cheshire
Born:1896, Hyde, Cheshire
Father:John Kowles of 123 Back Lane, Hyde, Cheshire
Marital status:
Occupation:Barman
He enlisted in:Manchester, Lancashire
Remembered on:Grave/Panel Pier and Face 13 A and 14 C of the memorial in Thiepval Memorial Somme, France
Link with Hyde:Born in Hyde

Notes:(Back Lane is now part of Lumn Road.   See our notes on Old Place Names.)