Roll of Honour of the 710 men of Hyde who fell in WW1
Lance Corporal PO/13006 William SIDEBOTHAM of Royal Marines Light Infantry H.M.S. Hampshire
Killed in Action Monday 5th June 1916, Orkney, Scotland, age 32
|Of:||46 Haughton Street, Hyde, Cheshire|
|Born:||1884, Gee Cross, Cheshire|
|Parents:||Kate Sidebotham and Nathan Sidebotham of 73 Chapel View, Hyde, Cheshire|
|Occupation:||Private Marine Light Infantry|
|He enlisted in:||Manchester, Lancashire|
|Remembered on:||Lyness Royal Naval Cemetery, Orkney, UK, F. 102|
|Link with Hyde:||Lived in Hyde|
Serving onboard HMS 'Argyll' when 1911 Census was taken. Killed when H.M.S. "Hampshire" struck a mine off the Orkney Islands.
Awarded 1914-15 Star, Victory & British War Medals.
Lord Kitchener, Secretary of State for War, was also lost in this disaster.
Serving onboard HMS 'Argyll' when 1911 Census was taken.
Killed when H.M.S. "Hampshire" struck a mine off the Orkney Islands.