Petrie, Edwin

BORN HULL 1896. SON OF EDWIN PETRIE (1874-1943) and MARY ELIZABETH ANDERSON (1874-1946). HE HAD FOUR BROTHERS AND FIVE SISTERS. A SAWMILL LABOURER. CENSUS PHOTO.

HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED IN THE 4TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. KILLED ON 17/06/1916, AGED 20. BURIED IN BELGIUM. UNMARRIED. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS FATHER, EDWIN.

HIS BROTHER, SERGEANT, H. PETRIE, EYR, WAS AWARDED THE MILITARY MEDAL FOR GALLANTRY, IN 1917 AND LIVED WITH HIS WIFE AT 65 YORK STREET, HULL (HDM 10/04/1917).


First name:
EDWIN
Military Number:
3703
Rank:
Private
Date Died
17/06/1916
Place died:
Lindenhoek Chalet Military Cemetery, West-Vlaaderen, Belgium
Age:
20
4 GLADSTONE TERRACE, COURTNEY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK