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Hall, Edwin Lincoln, (1896-1917), 2nd Lieut, Leicestershire Regiment

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Surname: Hall
Forenames: Edwin Lincoln
Gender: Male
Date: 1896-1917
History: Served in the 3rd Battalion Leicestershire Regiment in Mesopotamia and India. Awarded the Milatary Cross after action at Sanniayat (22 Feb 1917). Killed at Sammarrah on 22 April 1917. Commemorated on the Basra Memorial, Iraq.
  • India
  • Dartford, Kent
  • Mesopotamia
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P240756
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
1917: typescript account drawn from original letters of 3rd Battalion Leicestershire Regiment's time in Mesopotamia and India incl detail account of the action at Sanniayat where he was awarded the Military Cross
Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland, Record Office for
See Annual Return 2013