1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Philip Hennelly

Contributed by: Tony Coppard, on 2009-01-28

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First Name Philip
Surname Hennelly
Year of Birth 1889
Year of Death 1917
Regiment Manchester Regiment
Place of Wartime Residence Oldham, Lancashire

Philip's Story

Philip Hennelly was born in Oldham and was single when he joined the Manchester Regiment. He was Killed in Action on the

6th July 1917, aged 28 yrs. He was buried in Grave 1.b.2. Ecoust Cemetery, Ecoust-St Mein, France.

His younger brother Peter, served with the Royal Marines Light Infantry in France during the same war, and survived.

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