Elise Featherstone

Rank:Civilian
Died:23/12/1940Age:20
How Died:Blast & Falling Masonry
Incident Date:23/12/1940
Incident Address.397 Chester Road. opposite Northumberland
Died Address:397 Chester Road. opposite Northumberland
C.W.D. No.86
Grave Details:Comm/437
Grave Photo:Yes
Cemetery or Memorial:Stretford Cemetery
Town Memorial:Stretford WW2 Book
Extra Information:
Born during the September quarter 1920 in the
Salford R.D. - ref: 8d/81, daughter of Albert A. &
Sarah E. Featherstone (nee Fletcher).

Her father died in 1926 and her mother married a
John W. Richardson in 1931.

1939 National Registration - No Trace.

CWD Report No.86.   Died as a result of blast and
falling debris at 397 Chester Road, Old Trafford,
from where her body was recovered at 15.00 hrs on
the 23rd December 1940 and taken to the City Road
Mortuary, Old Trafford.     Her body was
identified by her mother - Sarah Richardson and
released for burial to the Council's contracted
undertaker - R. Pepperdine (Undertakers), 31 Ayres
Road, Old Trafford.   Elsie was described as being
5 feet 2 inches in height, of slight build and
with dark brown hair.    Employed as a Belt Rope
Maker - single.

Buried in  the Communal Grave on 30/12/1940 -
Burial No. 17,881.

CWGC - Killed at 397 Chester Road, Old Trafford.



District:
Stretford (Trafford MBC)
Memorials found on:
C.W.G.C.
Stretford Communal
Stretford WW2 Book
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