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2nd Corporal EDWIN MARSDEN

Service Number: 17502
Regiment & Unit/Ship

Royal Engineers

17th Field Coy.

Date of Death

Died 23 August 1914

Age 27 years old

Buried or commemorated at

HAUTRAGE MILITARY CEMETERY

I. D. 12.

Belgium

  • Country of Service United Kingdom
  • Awards Mentioned in Despatches
  • Additional Info Son of Arthur Edwin and Sarah Marsden, of "Stanmore," Heatherfield, Totley, Sheffield. He was the inventor of the improved trestle for bridge building accepted by the War Office, and known as the Marsden Band Trestle.
  • Personal Inscription BELOVED ONLY SON OF ARTHUR EDWIN AND SARAH MARSDEN SHEFFIELD
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