Hall, Fred

Fred Hall, Private 291460, 7th Cheshire Regiment
Died 26th March 1917 in Gaza, Palestine, aged 24

 

hall-f-p10-webEARLY LIFE

Son of Matthew and Elisabeth Hall; husband of Alice Hall, of 92, Park Lane, Macclesfield, Cheshire.

More information will be added here when research is complete.

 

WW1 SERVICE

 

 

COMMEMORATION

Private Fred Hall is buried in grave ref. XIII. A. 11 in the Gaza War Cemetery. His wife asked for a cross and the words “NOT GONE FROM LOVE, BUT JUST PASSED ON, TO HEAVEN’S FULLER LIFE” to be added to his headstone.
The Commonwealth War Graves Commission holds casualty details for Private Fred Hall.

In Macclesfield, Fred Hall is commemorated on the the Park GreenTown Hall and St Michael’s Church war memorials, and on St John’s Church and the Brunswick Wesleyan Church rolls of honour.

 

SOURCES

Commonwealth War Graves Commission website
Macclesfield Times: 23 September 1921 (photo supplement)


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