Rank: Sapper
Service Number: 137656.
Regiment: 178th Tunnelling Company Royal Engineers Killed In Action Thursday 6th April 1916Age unknownCounty Memorial Crewe
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Born Shropshire, enlisted in the field. Husband of Margaret Foster of 6, South Street, Crewe. Former labourer in the Steel Foundry, Crewe Works and was also a miner. Enlisted August 7, 1914, embarking from Southampton to France on February 17, 1915. Killed by an exploding mine. Also served in the Cheshire Regiment (No.10228).

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