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William LEECH

Corporal 18488 William LEECH of 19th Bn., Manchester Regiment

Killed in Action Sunday 9th July 1916, Trones Wood near Montauban, Somme, France, age 17

Of:20 Rochford Street, Hyde, Cheshire
Born:1899, Hyde, Cheshire
Parents:Esther Ann Leech and Abraham Leech of 9 Rochford Street, Hyde, Cheshire
Marital status:Single
Occupation:Butcher's Assistant
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

Notes:

Killed on 9th July by sniper fire in the area of Trones Wood near Montauban, Somme.