Henry Delaney

How Died:Blast
Incident Date:08/05/1941
Incident Address.46 Audley Avenue, Stretfod
Died Address:46 Audley Avenue, Stretford
C.W.D. No.132
Grave Details:G (R.C.) 1278
Grave Photo:No
Cemetery or Memorial:Manchester (Southern) Cemetery
Town Memorial:Stretford WW2 Book
Extra Information:
Born on the 8th June 1892, the birth being
registered during the September quarter 1892 in
the Manchester R.D. - ref: 8d/282, the son of
Willian Henry & Ellen Delaney (nee Ryan).

1901 Census - 4 Chapman Square, Manchester.    Son
- aged: 8 - born: Manchester.   Head of household
- William H. Delaney - Married - aged: 28 - occ:
Newpaper Packer - born: Ireland.   Also - Mary E.
Delaney - Wife - aged: 26 - born: Manchester.  
Plus - 1 younger sibling and 3 boarders. 

1911 Census - 10 St Philips Street, Bradford Road,
Ancoats, Manchester.    Son - aged: 18 - occ:
Green Grocers Assistant. - born: Manchester.   
Head of household - William Henry Delaney -
Married - aged: 39 - occ: Tram Conductor - born:
Buttervant, Co. Cork, Ireland.   Also - Ellen
Delaney - Wife - aged: 36 - born: Manchester.  
Plus - 6 siblings.

Married Florence Apps during the March quarter
1921 in the Prestwich R.D. - ref: 8d/650 and they
resided at 46 Audley Avenue, Stretford.

Employed as a Storekeeper at A. Rose.

1939 National Registration - 46 Audley Avenue,
Stretford.   Henry Delaney - Married - born: 8th
June 1892 - occ: Fruit Salesman (Unemployed).  
Florence Delaney - Married - born: 12th February
1899 - occ: Unpaid Domestic Duties.

CWD Report No.132.    Died as a result of blast at
71 Audley Avenue, Stretford where his body was
recovered at 10.00 hrs on the 8th May 1940.   His
body was taken to the City Road Mortuary, Old
Trafford where it was identified by his son
Royston Delaney.   The body was released to his
widow - Florence Delaney for burial.    Employed
as a Storekeeper at A. Rose.

Death registered in Stretford Borough.   Buried on

CWGC - Son of William Delaney, of 13 Ramsgate
Road, Newton Heath; husband of Florence Delaney,
of 46 Audley Avenue. Died at Audley Avenue.

Stretford (Trafford MBC)
Memorials found on:
Stretford WW2 Book
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