Roll of Honour of the 710 men of Hyde who fell in WW1
Corporal 5083 Ernest WOOD of 63rd Coy., Machine Gun Corps (Infantry), (Formerly 19169 Yorkshire Light Infantry)
Killed in Action Sunday 19th November 1916, France & Flanders, age 22
|Of:||36 Brook Street, Newton, Hyde, Cheshire|
|Born:||1894, Hyde, Cheshire|
|Parents:||Elizabeth Ellen Wood and Fred Wood of 13 Lumn Street, Hyde, Cheshire|
|He enlisted in:||Hyde, Cheshire|
|Remembered on:||Grave/Panel Pier and Face 5 C and 12 C of the memorial in Thiepval Memorial Somme, France, Memorial Grave Hyde Cemetery|
|Link with Hyde:||Born in Hyde|
Commonwealth War Grave says died aged 23, when he was actually aged 22.
He was a well known Hyde Footballer.
Some records incorrectly show the address as Newton, Lancashire. See our notes on County Confusion.
Lumn Street is now part of Lumn Road. See our notes on Old Place Names.