- Surnames starting with the letter C. 

Victor Clegg

Rank:Lc/BdrNumber:917099
Ship/Rgn/Sqn No:11th Hon. Artillery Coy
Name of Rgt or Ship:Royal Artillery - Horse Artillery & R.F.A.
Died:16/05/1944Age:28
How Died:Accidental
Country of burial:ItalyGrave Photo:No
Cemetery or Memorial:Bari Cem
Town Memorial:Sale
Extra Information:
Born during the June quarter 1916 in the Rochdale R.D. - ref: 8e 92, the
son of Harry & Ruth Barker Clegg (nee Mutch).   His parents resided at 365
Washway Road, Sale.

Attended St. Mary's Primary School, Ashton upon Mersey - there is a 1928
photograph on him with his class members.

Attended Sale High School and Manchester Grammar School.   Member of Sale
RUFC and Ashton on Mersey CC.    Employed by the Royal Liverpool Friendly
Society at Openshaw.

Married Edith Appleton during the March quarter 1940 in the Salford R.D. -
ref: 8d/1363.

Attested in 1939; he had been overseas for two years and was a Battery
Surveyor with the RA.  His attestation record states that he died in an
accident.

According to the 02/06/1944 edition of the local newspaper, his wife and 3
year old son were living at Salford. 

Sale F.C. Centenary book states that he died in a battle accident.

CWGC - Son of Harry & Ruth Barker Clegg; husband of Edith Clegg of Sale,
Cheshire.

Memorials found on:
Sale R.U.F.C.
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