Rank: Private
Service Number: 16525.
Regiment: 7th (Service) Bn. King's Shropshire Light Infantry Killed In Action Friday 14th July 1916 Age 21County Memorial Nantwich
Commemorated\Buried THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Grave\Panel Ref: Pier and Face 12A and 12D

Born Nantwich, enlisted Crewe. Son of Mr Ralphs of 23, Millstone Lane, Nantwich. Formerly employed at the Crewe Steam Sheds as a cleaner. Went to France (Boulogne) on September 28, 1915. Killed whilst trying to cut the enemy wire (Bazentin Ridge), during the Battle of the Somme.

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