Reginald Hepplestone, Private 28398, 7th Battalion, Border Regt
Died 23rd April 1917 in France, aged 39
Husband of Annie Hepplestone, of 34 Peel Street, Macclesfield.
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Reginald Hepplestone previously served with the Loyal North Lancashire Regiment, service no. 32371.
Private Reginald Hepplestone has no known grave and is commemorated on panel ref. Bay 6 of the Arras Memorial, France. The Commonwealth War Graves Commission holds casualty details for Private Reginald Hepplestone, and he is listed on the Imperial War Museum’s Lives of the First World War website.
In Macclesfield, Private Reginald Hepplestone is commemorated on the St Johns Church Roll of Honour. He is also remembered on his wife’s family gravestone in Macclesfield cemetery, grave ref. D 3882: … PTE REGINALD HEPPLESTONE KILLED IN ACTION IN FRANCE APRIL 23RD 1917 AGED 39 YEARS…