We're giving a talk on our book "Two Towns Go To War" on Tuesday, 11th November (7.30pm) at St Paul's Methodist Church on Liverpool Road, Irlam. The book describes Irlam and Cadishead's contribution to the Second World War and includes stories about some of the great characters that we met during our research.
Pte Sidney Lee (36719), 2nd Bn, Worcestershire Regt - DOW at Bray-sur-Somme on 18th February 1917
Sgt Charles Roberts (13668), 11th Bn, Manchester Regiment (pictured) - KIA during at trench raid at Hulluch, France on 18th May 1918
Bombardier John Hesford (70065), 147th Heavy Battery, RGA DOW 4th September 1918
Private 4131324 Sidney Lee, 8th Bn, Cheshire Regiment, KIA during the bombing of Wallasey on 12th March 1941