Roll of Honour of the 710 men of Hyde who fell in WW1
Lance Corporal 10108 Joseph LEECH of 10th Bn., Cheshire Regiment
Died of Wounds Saturday 21st July 1917, No.2 Canadian Casualty Clearing Station, Remy Sidings (Flanders), France , age 26
|Of:||3 Railway View, Hyde, Cheshire|
|Born:||1891, Hyde, Cheshire|
|Parents:||Charlotte Garratt Leech and George Leech of 2 Ellen Street, Mottram Road, Godley, Cheshire|
|He enlisted in:||Stockport, Cheshire|
|Remembered on:||Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Poperinge, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium, XVI. C. 10.|
|Link with Hyde:||Born in Hyde|
Shown as Joseph Leach in British Arm Service Record 1914 - 1920.
Before leaving home for the fifth and last time and he said goodbye to all his relatives, he expected to die.
He Suffered a gunshot wound to shoulder on 26th May 1915. However he died of wounds in received in action on 21st July 1917.