Edward CHEETHAM
Rank: Private
Number: 26212
Unit: 8th Battalion CHESHIRE REGIMENT
Date of Death: 5 April 1916
Age: 28
Cemetery: Basra Memorial, Iraq

Edward had been born in Stockport  and lived locally, with his wife and children, at 78 Bangor Street, South Reddish

He enlisted on 7 May 1915 and went overseas in August going into action at Gallipoli until the evacuation in January 1916.

Edward was killed in fighting described here.

   
           
   
     
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