War Graves

Find out more about the brave souls whose war graves lie in our villages.

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1st World War

 Bernard Beever

Lance Corporal 291867, Royal Welsh Fusiliers

Born: 1897 in Blackburn

Home Address: Rydal Mount, Glossop

Marital Status: Single

Occupation: School

Died: Monday 20th October 1919, Age 22

Grave Reference 320 (Top Chapel, Charlesworth)

Samuel Robinson

Private 37668, Royal Army Medical Corps

Born: 1887 in Chisworth

Home Address: 8 Town Lane, Charlesworth

Marital Status: Married. Wife Bessie.

Occupation: Bleacher

Died: Friday 10th January 1919, Age 22

Grave Reference 397 (Saint John’s, Charlesworth)

 

Edward Rowbottom

Driver 294491, Royal Garrison Artillery

Born: 26 May 1897 in Glossop

Home Address: 41 Shepley Street, Glossop

Marital Status: Single. Brother Frank. Son of Mr and Mrs Oswald and Sophia Rowbottom.

Occupation: Clerk

Died: Wednesday 16th April 1919, Age 22

? (Top Chapel, Charlesworth)

Frank Rowbottom

Private 3610, Cheshire Regiment

Born: 6 January 1894 in Glossop

Home Address: 41 Shepley Street, Glossop

Marital Status: Single. Brother Edward. Son of Mr and Mrs Oswald and Sophia Rowbottom.

Occupation: Weaver

Died: Wednesday 17th February 1915, Age 21

? (Top Chapel, Charlesworth)

John William Smith

Private 452593, 162nd Company, Labour Corps

Born:1897/8

Home Address:?

Marital Status:?

Occupation:?

Died: Tuesday 18th January 1921, Age 23

Grave Reference 0.252 (Longdendale Cemetery)

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Stanley Wilde

Private 48038, Lancashire Fusiliers

Born: 1899 in Glossop

Home Address: 32 Simmondley Lane, Simmondley

Marital Status: Single

Occupation: Cloth Pleater Down

Died: Monday 23rd June 1919, Age 20

Grave Reference 835 (Top Chapel, Charlesworth)

2nd World War

John Pickford

Gunner 1149001, Royal Artillery

Born:?

Home Address:?

Marital Status:?

Occupation:?

Died: Wednesday 22nd August 1945

Grave Reference 327-332 (Top Chapel, Charlesworth)

Edward Salmons

Sergeant 755504, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve

Born:?

Home Address:?

Marital Status:?

Occupation:?

Died: Sunday 4th May 1941

Grave Reference Plot F, Row 35G, Grave 36 (Top Chapel, Charlesworth)

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