Hyde War Memorial Trust

Roll of Honour of the 710 men of Hyde who fell in WW1

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Private 36824 Walter NEWTON
10th Battalion, Cheshire Regiment

Killed in Action,   Saturday 17th February 1917,   Belgium,   age 20

Home address:44 Ashton Road, Newton, Hyde, Cheshire
Born:1897, Newton, Hyde, Cheshire
Parents:Lena Newton and Charles Henry Newton
44 Ashton Road, Newton, Hyde, Cheshire
Marital status:Single
Occupation:Refine Spreader
Enlisted:Hyde, Cheshire
Remembered:Ploegsteert Memorial, Comines-Warneton, Hainaut, Belgium,
panel 5.
Link to Hyde:Lived in Hyde

A Message of Remembrance, written for Werneth Low Cenotaph Unveiling, 25th June 1921:

3rd Newton Daisyfield B.P. Scouts,
loving memory of Pte. Walter Newton, late Assistant Scoutmaster.
Ever remembered by his brother Scouts.