Born in Barton-upon-Irwell, Lancashire in 1884, the second son of the late John Angelo Wasse and Margaret Bellis, and stepson of William Bellis of High Street, Malpas, Cheshire. Margaret married William in 1894.
Leonard was a painter for the London and North Western Railway in Huddersfield.
In 1914, Leonard boarded with Mrs Jones, 25 Prescot Street, Hoole, Chester, Cheshire.
Regiment : 460th Field Company Royal Engineers
Rank : Sapper
Service Number : 480462, formerly 3402
Died of wounds; France 19 August 1917 Aged 33
More information about Leonard Wasse is available from Peterborough and the Great War.
Information provided by Whitchurch Museum and Archives