Father and son casualty group 16 Manchester Pals and 1/8 Manchesters
Trio to 7247 Pte Joseph Edward Peduzzi 16th Battalion Manchester Regiment ( 1st Manchester Pals)
Joseph Edward Peduzzi was born in Manchester, a Labour in the Electricity Department, he was married to May and had four sons and one daughter.
An original member of the 16th Battalion, he landed on the Western front on 8th November 1915. He was subsequently transferred to the Royal Engineers.
Trio = 7247 Pte J E Peduzzi Manch R
Condition = GVF
Pair to 300069 SJT J Peduzzi 1/8th Manchester Regiment
Joseph Peduzzi was the son of Joseph, this is confirmed on birth and census records. A ‘ Silk Hat Shaper’ by trade. A member of the 1/8th Manchester Regiment, he was entitled to a pair only. James sadly died on wounds on 13th of May 1917 and was laid to rest in St Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen.