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Private 16844 Richard Forshaw

11th Battlalion, Cheshire Regiment
Killed in Action, France and Flanders, 19th May 1915 aged 28

  • Buried: Ecoivres Military Cemetery, Mont-St. Eloi, Pas de Calais, France. Grave I.M.12
  • Awarded: 1915 Star, British War and Victory Medals
  • Son of Richard and Mary Ann Forshaw
  • Husband of Florence Forshaw [nee Bates] of Attleborough, Nuneaton. Married Apr Qtr 1914 at Birkenhead
  • NNWFHS Memorial: Nuneaton WW1 Other Regiments

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  • Born c1887 at Birkenhead, Cheshire
  • Lived at 10 Ranch Road, Poulton cum Seacombe [1901]
  • Lived as a guest at 89 Walkergate, Beverley, Yorks [1911]
  • Employed as a Grocers Post Boy [1901]
  • Employed as a Sample Distributor [1911]
  • Enlisted at Wallasey, Cheshire. Arrived in Theatre 25 Sep 1915

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