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Forename(s): Edward Turner
Place of Birth: Blackpool, Lancashire
Service No: 33461
Regiment / Corps / Service: King’s Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment)
Battalion / Unit: 8th (Service) Battalion
Division: 3rd Division
Date of Death: 1917-06-06
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: XXV. G. 2A.
CWGC Cemetery: ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: RIMINGTON, YORKSHIRE
Edward Turner Hudson was the son of James and Amy Harriet Hudson, formerly Crosby? née Hooper. James was born at Pateley Bridge, Yorkshire and Amy in Germany. In the 1881 Census Amy's mother is named as Mary Hooper, born Darington [sic], Kent, c. 1813.
1891 Colne, Lancashire Census: 29, Brown Street West - Edward. T. Hudson, aged 9 years, born Blackpool, Lancashire, son of Amy H. Hudson, widow.
1901 Colne, Lancashire Census: 22, Derby Street - Edwd. T. Hudson, aged 19 years, born Blackpool, Lancashire, son of Amy H. Hudson, widow.
1911 Colne, Lancashire Census: 11, Brown Street - Edward Turner Hudson, aged 29 years, born Blackpool, Lancashire. [Edward was boarding with his sister Verena and brother-in-law, Dan Howarth.]
Edward was married to Margaret Berry in 1912.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte Edward T. Hudson, 33461, Royal Lancaster Regiment.
Edward is commemorated on the Downham and Twiston War Memorial in St Leonard's Church, Downham and on Colne War Memorial.
Photograph: 'Colne & District Roll of Honour & War Record 1914-1919'.
Data Source: Local War Memorial
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---
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Private Edward Turner HUDSON
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: King’s Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment)
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 3rd Division
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