Joseph Henry Cotton, born in Crewe, Cheshire on 18 May 1899, the fourth son of Thomas and Margaret Cotton of Waterloo, Whixall, Shropshire.
Regiment : 7th Battalion Leinster Regiment; formerly 33206 King’s Shropshire Light Infantry
Rank : Private
Service Number : 15324
Killed in action; Belgium 2 August 1917 Aged 18