James Webb


Died from his wounds after a gun shot wound to his back (Lumber Spinal) on 4/10/1915. He was Serjeant 813 1st/7th Bn. Duke of Wellingtons (West Riding Regiment). He had previously served from 1904 to 1906 with the 4th Bn. Cheshire Regiment.
MIC – Victory, British War and 1915 Star medals, landed France 15/4/15. Born at Warrington, he enlisted at Micklehurst, Lancs, and lived at Ashton-Under-Lyne, Lancs. His papers survive on Ancestry. He is buried at Stalybridge (St. Paul) Churchyard, and commemorated on the Special Memorial there.












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