SAMUEL CHEERS 

Rank: Private
Service Number: 10472.
Regiment: 1st Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers Died of wounds Wednesday 19th May 1915Age unknownCounty Memorial Crewe
Commemorated\Buried LE TOURET MILITARY CEMETERY, RICHEBOURG-L'AVOUE
Grave\Panel Ref: N/A

Born Chester, enlisted Wrexham. His parents resided at 46, Hope Street, Crewe and he was a former labourer prior to enlisting in 1910. Went to Belgium (Zeebrugge) on October 6, 1914. Wounded in the shoulder at Ypres at the end of 1914, but returned after recovering in an Oxford hospital. Hit by bursting shrapnel and died in hospital.

Service record available.

Updated by Mark A. Potts on April 8, 2017.

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