Woodcock, Edgar

Edgar (Eddie) Woodcock, Driver 5/276, New Zealand Army Service Corps
Died 20th September 1916 in Somme, France, aged 21

 

Woodcock-E P04EARLY LIFE

Son of Mr. F. J. Woodcock, of 53 Park Green, Macclesfield, Cheshire, England.

More information will be added here when research is complete.

 

WW1 SERVICE

His death was reported in the Macclesfield Times of 29 September 1916.

 

COMMEMORATION

Driver Edgar Woodcock has no known grave and he is commemorated on the Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial, Somme, France.
The Commonwealth War Graves Commission holds casualty details for Driver Edgar Woodcock.

In Macclesfield, Edgar Woodcock is commemorated on the Park GreenTown HallSt Michael’s Church and Park Street Methodist Church war memorials, and on the St John’s Church roll of honour.


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