Roll of Honour of the 710 men of Hyde who fell in WW1
Rifleman 8824 Leo VICKERS
1st Royal Irish Rifles
Killed in Action, Saturday 1st July 1916, France, age 26
|Home address:||9 James Street, Newton, Hyde, Cheshire|
|Born:||1890, Hyde, Cheshire|
|Parents:||Sarah Jane Vickers and John Vickers|
9 James Street, Newton, Hyde, Cheshire
|Marital status:||Married to Margaret A. Vickers, née Farrell|
52 Clarendon Street, Hyde, Cheshire
|Occupation:||Cotton Weaver, Ashton Brothers|
|Remembered:||Ovillers Military Cemetery, Somme, France, |
Mash Valley Memorial.
Hyde Cemetery, Hyde, Cheshire,
named on a family gravestone.
|Link to Hyde:||Born in Hyde|
35 soldiers were originally buried in Mash Valley Cemetery but those graves were lost and a memorial erected in Ovillers Military Cemetery.