War Memorials in Sowerby, North Yorkshire

Edward Handshaw

Died 24th December 1943 (age 31)

Private 4611372
1st Bn. Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment)

Son of William Gunson Handshaw and Catherine Handshaw. Husband of Jane (Jinny) Handshaw (nee Wass) of Ripon.

Buried Massicault War Cemetery, Tunsia.

His brother Joseph Gunson Handshaw is also remembered on Sowerby War memorials.

Information about Edward Handshaw on the Commonwealth War Graves Commission website

Information about Edward Handshaw on the War Graves Photographic Project website

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