John Burns

The Great War History Hub Whitchurch, shropshire - War dead missing image

Personal Details John Henry Burns was born in Malpas, Cheshire in 1894, the son of the late Thomas Edward Burns (shown on his marriage certificate, although we can find no record of him in the censuses). The 1901 Census shows …

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George Hand

The Great War History Hub Whitchurch, shropshire - War dead missing image

Personal Details George Edward Hand was born in Wybunbury, Cheshire in 1890, the second son of Elizabeth and the late Thomas Hand of Lightwood Green, Nantwich, Cheshire. His occupation is shown as factory hand (milk factory) in the 1911 Census. …

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Ernest Warner

The Great War History Hub Whitchurch, shropshire - War dead missing image

Personal Details Ernest Grant Warner was born in Ratlinghope Mill, Ratlinghope, Shropshire in 1884, the eldest son of the late Henry Warner and Frances Ann Warner of Mill Cottage, Horseman’s Green, Halghton, Hanmer, Flintshire, Wales. The 1901 Census shows Ernest …

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Philip Lee

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Personal Details Philip Warburton Lee was born in Iscoyd, Flintshire, Wales on 22nd February 1892, the eldest son of Joseph Henry Warburton Lee and Emmeline Vernon Warburton Lee of Broad Oak, Whitchurch, Shropshire. Philip attended Rugby School, followed by the …

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David Davies

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Personal Details Born in Cuddington Heath, Malpas, Cheshire in 1888 or early 1889 (baptised 23rd January 1889), the third son of Joseph and Mary Davies of Cuddington Heath, Malpas, Cheshire. David’s trade on enlisting was a waggoner. David joined up …

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John Hopley

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Personal Details Born in Ellesmere, Shropshire in 1894, the eldest son of James and Emily Hopley of Cuddington, Malpas, Cheshire. The 1911 Census shows John as general servant to Mrs Harriet Taylor, baker, and her family at Church Street, Malpas, …

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Leonard Edge

The Great War History Hub Whitchurch, shropshire - War dead missing image

Personal Details Born in Malpas, Cheshire in 1879 (baptised 2nd November 1879), the third son of John and Sarah Edge of Church Street, Malpas, Cheshire. Husband of Ann Edge (nee Wain) (married in 1900) of 181 Stretford, near Urmston, Lancashire …

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Enlisted January 1915

Whitchurch Herald ARMY SERVICE CORPS Mechanical Transport Drivers – William John Dodsworth & John Henry Williams Horse Transport Transport Drivers – William A. Kilgarriff, Herbert Roberts, John Hayward, William Arthur Dawson, Alfred Fowles, George Fowles, Arthur Chidlow & Thomas Stockton ROYAL …

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