Contributed by: Gaynor Wingham, on 2008-11-10
|Year of Birth||1891|
|Year of Death||1918|
|Regiment||Royal Field Artillery|
|Place of Wartime Residence||Ashton Under Lyne, Lancashire|
Er Lee died on 31st October 1918 at the age of 26. He was Gunner , "X" 31st Trench Mortar Bty, Royal Field Artillery. His widowed mother received the telegramme of his death on Armistice Day. She had lost her husband aged 41 and a son aged 6. She had one reamining son , Harold, my husband's Grandfather.
His Mother received the telegramme of his death on Armistice Day
What sad and tragic times for the family . We must always remember the sacrifices many families make at these times of war.