April 1916

Mason, John

John Charles Mason, Private 10514, 8th Battalion, Cheshire Regiment Killed in action 9th April 1916 in Mesopotamia (Iraq), aged 35 … Continue reading

Bailey, James

James Bailey, Sergeant 11039, 8th Battalion, Cheshire Regiment Killed in action 13th April 1916 in Mesopotamia (Iraq), aged 39 … Continue reading

Bygone news: 15 Apr 1916 – The Macclesfield Courier

News from the Macclesfield Courier of 15th April 1916. Licensee and customer fined – Local trade dispute – Call to Youths of 18 – Wounded soldiers entertained – Hurdsfield House Hospital – Macclesfield Football Club’s Closure

Slack, Thomas

Thomas Slack, Private 11179, 8th Battalion, Cheshire Regiment Killed in action 17th April 1916 in Mesopotamia (Iraq), aged 29 … Continue reading

Wetton, James A

James Allan Wetton, Sapper 1765, 2/3rd North Midland Field Coy, Royal Engineers Died of pneumonia 17th April 1916 in Macclesfield Infirmary, aged 22 … Continue reading

Nisbett, James

James Nisbett, Private 1252, 1st Battalion, Manchester Regiment Died of enteric fever 30th April 1916 in Mesopotamia (Iraq), aged 25 … Continue reading