Butterworth, Joseph

Joseph Butterworth, Private 17821, 9th Battalion, Cheshire Regiment
Died 1st September 1916 in Somme, France, aged 29


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Husband of Lily Sharpley (formerly Butterworth), of 12, Peter St. West, Macclesfield, Cheshire.

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The death of Joseph Butterworth was reported in the Macclesfield Times of 22nd September 1916.



Private Joseph Butterworth is buried in Grave Ref. XXV. D. 4. of the Delville Wood Cemetery, Somme, France. The Commonwealth War Graves Commission holds casualty details for Private Joseph Butterworth.

In Macclesfield, Joseph Butterworth is commemorated on the Park GreenTown HallSt Michael’s Church and All Saints Church war memorials.

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