Other names: Edgar
Locations in this story: East Knoyle, Wiltshire France & FlandersVis-En-Artois Memorial, FranceClouds Stables, East Knoyle, Wiltshire
Story: Edgar Wareham was born in 1887 in East Knoyle. He was the son of Harry Wareham, a Groom, and Laura Wareham. At the time of the 1911 Census he was single and was working as a Game Keeper. He enlisted as a Private in the Manchester Regiment (Service No. 300699). He served in France & Flanders and was awarded the Victory, British War and 1915 Star medals. He died on 30th August 1918 and his name appears on the Vis-En-Artois Memorial (Panel 9). At the time of his death his mother was living at Clouds Stables, East Knoyle, Wiltshire. He is remembered on the East Knoyle War Memorial.