Hyde War Memorial Trust

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

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Private 52906 Harold SLATER
13th Battalion, Cheshire Regiment

Killed in Action,   Saturday 21st October 1916,   France,   age 24

Home address:1 Arthur Street, Hyde, Cheshire
Born:1892, Droylsden, Lancashire
Parents:Margaret Slater and John Slater
28 Alexander Street, Hyde, Cheshire
Marital status:Married to Charlotte Slater (née Kay)
133 Manchester Road, Hyde, Cheshire
Occupation:Spinner, Walker's Providence Mill
Enlisted:Hyde, Cheshire
Remembered:Stump Road Cemetery, Grandcourt, Somme, France,
row C, grave 15.
Link to Hyde:Lived in Hyde

His son was born the day after the news of his death was received by his wife.

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

Baptist Church and Sunday School, Chapel Street, Hyde.
In ever-loving memory of Edwin Eyre, M.M., Harold W. Lockyear, Harold Slater,
John S. Pursglove, Jesse D. Schoolden, Andrew Leech, Fred Moores, and William Booth.