|Edward Norton 27th May 1916 Barnsley Chronicle|
with thanks to Barnsley Archives
Regiment and Battalion: York and Lancaster, 14th Battalion (2nd Barnsley Pals)
Service number and rank: 14/389 Private
Awards: The British War Medal and the Victory Medal
Death: 13th May 1916
Buried at: Gezaincourt Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme, France
Grave Reference: I. B. 5
St. Marys Church Barnsley Combined War Memorial
Links & Notes:
Lives of the First World War
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Edward Norton lived at 20 Prospect Street, Barnsley. he was a coal carter by trade.
He was the son of William and Mary Ellen Norton who also lived at 20 Prospect Street, Barnsley.
His siblings were Sarah Ellen Norton
George Arthur Norton