known 1st November 1918
PTE THOS BROADHEAD, Ches Regt, whose wife and child reside at 23 Derby Street, Macclesfield, has been killed. He was the son of Mr Broadhead, 32 Derby Street, and enlisted in June, 1915. After training at Oswestry, he was drafted to the Dardanelles. Later he served in Egypt and Palestine, and was transferred to France five months ago. He was recently home on leave. Pte Broadhead was 26 years of age, was educated at Christ Church School, and attended the parish Church. Prior to joining up he was employed by Councillor A W Hewetson at St George's Street Mill. A brother, Pte L Broadhead, South Wales Borderers, is serving at Colchester, and Mrs Broadhead's father, Pte F Warhurst, Ches Regt, is at Gibraltar.
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