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  • Photograph was published on 8th December 1915 in the Nottingham Evening Post and is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
Person Details
Beeston Nottingham
He was the son of Albert and Edith Annie Orchard and the brother of Robert, Gladys, Joseph, John, Mabel and Thomas Orchard. In 1911 they lived at 30 and 32 William Street Beeston Nottingham. Edith later moved to 22 Alpine Cottages William Street.
In 1911 he was a public carrier.
09 Aug 1915
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1622863 - CWGC Website
28027
Private
2nd Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
Eighteen year-old Pte. Ernest Orchard, 2nd Battalion Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment, was killed in action on 9th August 1915 he has no known grave, his name is commemorated on the Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Belgium
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  • Photograph was published on 8th December 1915 in the Nottingham Evening Post and is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
    Ernest Orchard - Photograph was published on 8th December 1915 in the Nottingham Evening Post and is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918