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MANCHESTER UNIVERSITY WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 & 2 - Detailed information
Compiled and copyright © Stephen Nulty 2008

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ACKROYD

Louis

Corporal 106514, 189th Field Company, Royal Engineers. Died of wounds 3rd October 1915. Aged 24. Born Liversedge, Yorkshire, enlisted London, resident Hekmondwike, Yorkshire. Son of Mrs. M. J. Ackroyd, of 12, Rydal Terrace, Jeremy Lane, Heckmondwike, Yorks. Buried in MAZINGARBE COMMUNAL CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Grave 67.

ADAM

G W

2nd Lieutenant, Leicestershire Regiment - No further information currently available.

ADSHEAD

Sydney Douglas

[Memorial states Lieutenant] 2nd Lieutenant, 18th Battalion, Manchester Regiment. Killed in action 23rd April 1917. No known grave. Commemorated on ARRAS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Bay 7.

AINSWORTH

Herbert Green

2nd Lieutenant, 9th Battalion (Territorial) Manchester Regiment. Killed in action 9th October 1917. No known grave. Commemorated on TYNE COT MEMORIAL, TYNE COT MEMORIAL, Belgium. Panel 120 to 124 and 162 to 162A and 163A.

ANTROBUS

Norman Briggs

Captain, 4th Battalion (Territorial) Prince of Wales's Volunterrs (South Lancashire Regiment). Killed in action 1st/2nd October 1915. Son of Ernest and Clara Antrobus, of "Norleon," Park Rd., Hale, Cheshire. Buried in DICKEBUSCH NEW MILITARY CEMETERY, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot/Row/Section G. Grave 17.

ARMSTRONG

William Kings

Captain, 4th Battalion (Territorial), Prince of Wales's Volunterrs (South Lancashire Regiment). Killed in action 11th April 1918. No known grave. Commemorated on LOOS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais. Panel 76.

ARON

Frederick Adolphus

[CWGC states Lieutenant] Captain, 2nd Battalion, Prince of Wales's Volunterrs (South Lancashire Regiment). Killed in action 23rd August 1918. No known grave. Commemorated on TYNE COT MEMORIAL, TYNE COT MEMORIAL, Belgium. Addenda Panel.

ASHTON

Hardric Gray

[Memorial states Captain] Lieutenant, 25th Squadron, Royal Flying Corps and 2/11th Battalion (Finsbury Rifles), London Regiment. Died of wounds 11th March 1918. Aged 23. Son of John and Georgina Agnes Ashton (nee Blackburn), of Preston. Medical student of Manchester University. Gazetted, East Lancashire Regtiment, 1914. Buried in LAPUGNOY MILITARY CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot VIII. Row B. Grave 2.

ATKIN

Keyser

Captain, (Territorial), 1st/1st Northern Field Ambulance, Royal Army Medical Corps. Died of wounds 6th June 1918. Aged 25. Son of Peter Wilson Atkin and Nelley Keyser Atkin, of 6, Park Lane, Kersal, Manchester. Buried in MARFAUX BRITISH CEMETERY, Marne, France. Plot VIII. Row G. Grave 7.

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