Hyde War Memorial Trust

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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
Parents:Elizabeth Knowles and John Kowles of 123 Back Lane, Hyde, Cheshire
Marital status: to
He enlisted in:Manchester, Lancashire
Remembered on:Thiepval Memorial Somme, France,   Pier and Face 13 A and 14 C
Link with Hyde:Born in Hyde

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