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Private PLY/866(S) John KNOWLES of 2nd R.M. Bn. R. N. Div., Royal Marine Light Infantry

Killed in Action Monday 13th November 1916, France & Flanders, age 26

Home address:41 Cross Street, Hyde, Cheshire
Born:1890, Hyde, Cheshire
Parents:Mary Knowles and George William of 41 Cross Street, Hyde, Cheshire
Marital status:Single
Occupation:Cotton Operative
He enlisted in:Manchester, Lancashire
Remembered:Ancre British Cemetery, Beaumont-Hamel, Somme, France,   IV. E. 21.
Link to Hyde:Born in Hyde

Draft for MEF 25/10/1915, joined 2nd RM Battalion 22/11/1915 - 13/11/1916 Discharge Dead