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  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission headstone marking his grave at Bienvillers Military Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France. Courtesy of Murray Biddle
Person Details
Longnor staffordshire
John was born 1876 the son of John and Elizabeth Edge. John married Mary Elizabeth Seals in 1900 and they had one son John. Mary was born in Manchester and they had moved to Buxton where their son was born before moving to Carlton. In 1911 and they were living on Standhill Road Carlton. His wife asked that 'Rest in Peace' be added to his gravestone.
He was a tailor.
14 Jun 1918
41
265723 - CWGC Website
M/297937
Private
565th Motor Transport Coy Army Service Corps
He was attached to VI Corps Heavy Artillery at the time of his death. Bienvillers Military Cemetery Grave Reference: XXI C 14
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  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission headstone marking his grave at Bienvillers Military Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France. Courtesy of Murray Biddle
    John Edge - Commonwealth War Graves Commission headstone marking his grave at Bienvillers Military Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France. Courtesy of Murray Biddle