Names on East Knoyle War Memorial

Edgar Wareham

Surname: Wareham
Other names: Edgar
Other people in this story:
Harry Wareham
Laura Wareham
Locations in this story:
East Knoyle, Wiltshire
France & Flanders
Vis-En-Artois Memorial, France
Clouds 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.

Images:
  • East Knoyle War Memorial

Links to related web content / sources:
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
The National Archives