Rifleman Edwin Hirst

King's Royal Rifle Corps

Died: Wednesday 15 December 1915 (aged 19)

Connected records

Record:
HIRST, EDWIN
Additional information:
Son of Mr. and Mrs. Hirst, of 96, Queen's Walk, Nottingham.
Cemetery:
YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Panel 53.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Hirst
Context:
other
Date:
10 Dec 1915
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 1 Battalion East Lancashire Regiment (page 218)
Name:
Colonel Hirst
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
12 Dec 1915
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 1 Battalion East Lancashire Regiment (page 219)
Name:
Second Lieutenant C P Hirst
Context:
joined
Date:
13 Dec 1915
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 9 Battalion Devonshire Regiment (page 21)