Guillemont Casualties

 

 

Pte 8434 Walter Beasley of 16 Fernley St Moss side has been reported wounded and missing at Guillemont on the 30 July. Aged 28. A clerk for Tootal, Broadhurst, Lee. Parents: John Henry and +Mary, Helen.

Pte 8442 William Bloor of 32 Hibbert St Hulme has been reported missing at Guillemont on the 30th July. Aged 24.A warehouseman.

Pte 9067 Thomas Isaac Bradley, Sanitary section, of 8 Castle St Deansgate fell at Guillemont on the 30th July aged 33.He leaves a wife and 3 children. A warehouseman.

 

L/Cpl 33851 Walter Sykes of 158 Embden St Hulme was killed by a sniper at Guillemont on the 30th July aged 30. Worked for Red Cross.

Pte 8569 Sydney Grundy of Albert St Little Hulton was killed at Guillemont on the 30th July.

L/Cpl 8371 Frank Almond of 22 Granville St Crumpsall was killed at Guillemont on 30th July aged 21. Worked at Hayward and co Manchester.

CSM 9438 Frederick Jones of 1 Roseneath Ave Levenshulme has been killed by a piece of shell at Guillemont on the30th July. A married man. Worked at Peace and Norquay, Ancoats. A member Chapel St bowling club Levenshulme. A member of Lonsdale lodge of masons.

Cpl 8251 Bernard Norbury of 17 York Rd Chorlton on Medlock was killed at Guillemont on the 30th July aged 23.The youngest of 12 children to William and Louisa Norbury. Worked for Richard Haworth and co.

Pte 8183 Harold Hughes of 11 Lorne St Moss side was killed at Guillemont on the 30th July.

Sgt 8385 John Baguley of Gloucester place City Rd Hulme was killed at Guillemont on the 30th July. A married man.

 

Sgt 8213 Herbert Linfoot of Hamilton St Old Trafford was killed at Guillemont on the 30th July.

 

Pte 28875 Patrick, Joseph Wilson of 25 Phelan St Collyhurst has been killed at Guillemont on the 30th July aged 18.Parents Joseph and Mary, Ann.

Pte 8144 Walter Gouldsborough of 31 Dudley St Hightown Manchester has been killed at Guillemont on 30th July aged 20. Worked at Carl Lomas of Manchester.

Pte 8137 Harry, Lewis Fearn of 310 Oldham Rd Newton heath has been killed at Guillemont on the 30th July aged 20.

 

Pioneer/Sgt 9438 Frederick Jones of 1 Roseneath Ave Levenshulme was killed at Guillemont on the 30th July aged 38. Leaves a widow, Nellie and 4 children, Wilfred, Doris, Frederick and William. A carpenter. Promoted to CQMS on 1st July.

 

Pte 43247 John Muldoon of 111 St Johns Terrace, Normanton was killed at Guillemont on the 30th July aged 32. Joined the Battalion with a draft, on 1-9-16, Leaves a widow, Beatrice. A Miner.


Pte 9034 William McEwen of 59 Cheetham St Cheetham hill [Sister Mrs Annie Williams] has been killed at Guillemont on the 30th July aged 23.

Pte 33859 Fritz Kochy of 218 Stockport Rd Levenshulme was killed in action on the 30 July at Guillemont.

 

Pte 31178 Thomas, Arthur McNaboe of 1 Howarth St Chorlton on Medlock died of wounds at Guillemont on the 30th July aged 20.Warehouseman at Mclarens, Moseley St, Manchester. Parents: Thomas and Annie. Joined the battalion on 12-7-16.

Pte 8073 Arthur Buckley of 13 Granville St Monton was killed at Guillemont on the 30th July aged 22. Worked at Thomas collier, Manchester. An only Son. He was an only son

Pte 9258 Arthur, Leonard Sheldon of 100 Varley St Miles platting was killed at Guillemont on the 30th July aged 27 Worked at Bennett’s mills Cumbrian St Ancoats.

Cpl 9499 Walter Gibson of 26 Ainsworth St, West Gorton has been reported wounded and missing at Guillemont on the 30th July and has presumed to have been killed on that date. Aged 33. Leaves a widow, Sarah.

Pte 35639 Harry Wilkinson of Blue Bell Ave Moston has been shot in the head and killed at Guillemont on the 30th July aged 32. Worked at Rylands and co for 17yrs. Father: William.

Pte 27501 Thomas Murray of 5 Ashford St Beswick has been killed at Guillemont on the 30th July aged 20. Originally enlisted into the 22nd Manchesters as Pte 25520, but discharged 6 days later as not likely to be an efficient soldier. Father: Michael.

Pte 35527 John Ankers of 7 Pickford St Mossley was killed at Guillemont on the 30th July aged 27. Leaves a widow, Harriete.

 

L/Cpl 8821 Frank, griffin Robinson of 11 Daisy Bank Rd Longsight was killed at Guillemont on the 30th July.

Pte 26385 William Welsh of 35 Elizabeth Ann St Rochdale Rd Manchester fell at Guillemont on the 30th July. Worked at Small and +Parkes Zinc St Manchester.

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