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Ned Broadbent


Forename Ned
Surname Broadbent
Middle Name
Memorial Leigh Cenotaph
Age 28
Address 203 Firs Lane / 86 Plank Lane / Fairhurst St
Parents' Address
Township Leigh
Rank Private
Occupation or place of work In Canada. Pre emigration - Plank Lane Colliery
Regiment South Lancashire Regiment 2nd Batt
Day of Death 24
Month of Death Octobert
Year of Death 1914
Cause of Death Killed in action
Place of Burial Le Touret Memorial
Regiment Number 8327
Name of War First World War
Additional Information Son of Edwin and Sarah and husband of Susannah. Born in Pudsey, Yorks
Was in Canada when war broke out
Remembered on Leigh Journal roll of Honour
CWGC, Ancestry, LJ 3/12/15