HERBERT HENRY PREECE 

Rank: Private
Service Number: 32919.
Regiment: 13th (Service) Bn. Cheshire Regiment Killed In Action Monday 31st July 1916 Age 20County Memorial Crewe
Commemorated\Buried KNIGHTSBRIDGE CEMETERY, MESNIL-MARTINSART
Grave\Panel Ref: I.5
France

Born Crewe, December 9, 1895, enlisted Crewe. Son of Herbert and Elizabeth Preece of 285, Alton Street, Crewe. Educated at Edleston Road School and was also in the choir at the Wesleyan Church in Earle Street. Member of the Crewe Brotherhood. Prior to enlisting on January 21, 1916, was employed at the Central Branch, Crewe Co-op (as a grocery assistant), where he had worked since March 4, 1912. Killed in the trenches.

Service record available.

Uploaded by Mark A. Potts on February 6, 2018.

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