Sidney Hubert Crewe was born in St Michaels, Shrewsbury in 1876. He was the only son of John and Ellen Crewe of 15, Yardington, Whitchurch.
Sidney was the husband of Elizabeth (nee Adams) Crewe, of 17, Yardington and he was the father of Doris, Frank and Sydney.
Before enlisting, Sidney worked for the Whitchurch Gas Company, as a gas lamp lighter and toll collector. He died of his wounds at No 2 General Hospital, Le Havre, France.
Regiment : 11th (Service) Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment
Rank : Private
Service Number : 27780
Died of Wounds; France 7th December 1916 Age 40