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He was the son of George and Mary Hesketh and the brother of Doris and Percy Hesketh. In 1911 they lived at 1 Falcon Street Nottingham. The CWGC record gives his parents address as 956 Ashton New Road (no other details).
27 Jul 1916
791440 - CWGC Website
Lance Corporal
He served in the 1st Bn Berkshire Regiment. Theipval Memorial (Pier and Face 11 D).
Nottingham Evening Post notice (abridged), 21 September 1916: 'Lance Corporal W Hesketh (Berks.) 1 Falcon Street, Sherwood Rise, killed in action July 26th (sic).'
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