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Thomas Henry METCALFE

Private 20211 Thomas Henry METCALFE of 4th Bn., Grenadier Guards

Died of Wounds Friday 29th October 1915, No.2 General Hospital, Le Havre, France, age 20

Home address:54 Chapel Street, Hyde, Cheshire
Born:1895, Hyde, Cheshire
Parents:Annie Metcalfe and David Metcalfe of 54 Chapel Street, Hyde, Cheshire
Marital status:Single
Occupation:Checker Gas Worker
He enlisted in:Hyde, Cheshire
Remembered:Ste. Marie Cemetery, Le Havre, Selne-Maritime, France,   Div. 19. K. 10.
Link to Hyde:Born in Hyde

Private Metcalfe suffered gun shot wound to right thigh, causing a compound fracture to the femur on October 6th 1915. The leg was amputated, but infection had set in and he died of Sepsis on October 29th 1915.