Edward George Povey, Private CH/18535, Chatham Bn. R.N. Div, Royal Marine Light Infantry
Died 12th July 1915 at Gallipoli, aged 18
Son of Mrs. Jane M. Povey, of 157, Eastcourt Rd., Fulham, London.
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Private Edward Povey is buried in grave ref. II. D. 4. of Skew Bridge Cemetery, Gallipoli, Turkey. At the request of his mother, a cross and the following inscription were added to his headstone:
“Gone but not forgotten”
In Macclesfield, Private Edward Povey is commemorated on the Macclesfield Industrial School war memorial.