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Edwin Prescott


Forename Edwin
Surname Prescott
Middle Name
Memorial Leigh Cenotaph
Age 19
Address Elm Street, off Buck St, Pennington
Parents' Address As above
Township Leigh
Rank Ordinary Seaman
Occupation or place of work Surface worker at Plank Lane Colliery
Regiment Royal Navy - HMS Monmouth
Day of Death 1
Month of Death November
Year of Death 1914
Cause of Death Drowned
Place of Burial Plymouth Naval Memorial
Regiment Number J/15431
Name of War First World War
Additional Information Son of Emmanual and Frances
On Leigh Journal Roll of Honour
CWGC, Ancestry, LJ 1/4/15