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Bulwell
He was the son of Edward and Mary E Richardson and the brother of Charles, Susan, Maurice and James Richardson. In 1911 they lived at 208 Quarry Road, Bulwell Nottingham.
In 1911 he was a lace hand.
02 Oct 1916
23
505188 - CWGC Website
13079
Acting Sergeant
9th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
Edward Richardson enlisted at the end of August 1914. He served at Gallipoli and in Egypt before moving to France. He was wounded during the Battle of Thiepval 26/29th September 1916. He was moved down the medical chain to one of the Etaples Hospitals where he died and was buried in Etaples Military Cemetery, Grave Reference: XI. D. 2A. John Morse
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  • Edward Richardson’s grave - 13079 A/Sgt Edward Richardson was wounded in action during the battalion’s attacks as part of the Battle Of Thiepval 26/29th September 1916. Photo taken by Michel Knockaert. -
  • Edward Richardson’s family grave - Photo shows the family grave of the Richardson family commemorating Edward Richardson at Nottingham Northern Cemetery. Photo courtesy of Peter Gillings -