Hyde War Memorial Trust

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Private 16624 William NORBURY of 1st Bn., Cheshire Regiment

Killed in Action Tuesday 4th May 1915, France & Flanders, age 33

Of:8 Acorn Lane*, Gee Cross, Hyde, Cheshire
Born:1882, Hyde, Cheshire
Parents:Eliza Norbury and William Norbury of 14 Peel Street, Newton, Hyde, Cheshire
Marital status:Married to Elizabeth Ann Norbury (née Rushworth) of 181 Stockport Road, Gee Cross, Hyde, Cheshire
Occupation:Bobbin Carrier, Cotton Mill
He enlisted in:Hyde, Cheshire
Remembered on:Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium,   Panel 19 - 22
Link with Hyde:Born in Hyde


In loving memory of my dear Dad, Pte. W. Norbury, 16624, Cheshire Regt.
Message of Remembrance, written for Werneth Low Cenotaph Unveiling June 25th 1921

* Acorn Lane is now part of Stockport Road.   See our notes on Old Place Names.