Roll of Honour of the 710 men of Hyde who fell in WW1
Sapper 20066 Edwin STOTT of 1st Canadian Divisional Engineers, 2nd Field Coy.
Killed in Action Wednesday 15th August 1917, France & Flanders, age 26
|Of:||Stockport Road, Gee Cross, Hyde, Cheshire|
|Born:||1890, Hyde, Cheshire|
|Parents:||Mary Stott and James Stott of 139 Stockport Road, Gee Cross, Hyde, Cheshire|
|Occupation:||Locomotive Fireman, Canadian Pacific Railroad, Lake Louise, Canada|
|He enlisted in:||Valcartier, Quebec, Canada|
|Remembered on:||Vimy Memorial, Pas de Calais, France,|
also memorial grave at Holy Trinity Church, Gee Cross., Commonwealth War Grave
|Link with Hyde:||Born in Hyde|
In 1907 he was awarded the Royal Humain Society Certificate for saving a life.
In the 1921 Hyde War Memorial Unveiling Ceremony booklet, Edwin Stott is recorded as being part of the Canadian Cycle Corps.