Broomhead, John W S H –

Son of Pearse and Mary Broomhead, of New Springs, Wigan, Lancashire. His brother, James Edward Heaton Broomhead, also died on service. Formerly King’s Own Royal Lancaster Regiment.

Personal details

  • Surname: Broomhead
  • Forename: John W S H
  • Date of birth: Not known
  • Birth place: Wigan, Lancashire
  • Place of residence: Bolton, Lancashire
  • Gender: Male
  • Age of death: 29
  • Place of death: Not known
  • Date of death: May 29th, 1944
  • Casualty type: Not known

Service details

  • Rank: Private
  • Unit: 2nd/6th Battalion.
  • Service number: 3710434
  • Regiment: South Staffordshire Regiment
  • Enlistment date: Not known
  • Enlistment location: Not known
  • Conflict: WW2


  • Service medals: Not known
  • Silver War badge: Not known
  • Awards: Not known


  • CWGC Memorial: Haigh (St. David) Churchyard, Lancashire, UK
  • CWGC reference: Grave 978.

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