Edward Quick

Private Edward Quick born Woolton 11th May 1896 baptism 5th July 1896 at St Peters Church Woolton. Father Robert and Mother Martha.

1901 Census Edward age 4 living with father Robert (employed as a Fireman Copper Works). Mother Martha. Brothers Thomas aged 11, Robert aged 9, Henry aged 8?, Edward age 4, Albert aged 3? and Sister Matha 10 months. Family living Quarry Bank Cottages, Quarry St Woolton

Mother Martha died 1905

and in 1911 aged 14 employed as farm labourer living with Father Robert a widower (Mother Martha on 1901 census), brothers Thomas aged 21, Robert aged 19, Henry aged 16, Albert aged 11, family living at Quarry Bank Cottages, Quarry St Woolton.

Edwards pension to father Robert living Quarry Bank Cottages, Quarry St Woolton.

According to the Soldiers who Died in Great War 1914 – 1919 Private Edward Quick formerly served in The Kings Liverpool serial number 36863.

Private Edward Quick served 32rd Bn Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) serial number 14368 Died 10th August 1918.

Remembered with Honour Bouchoir New British Cemetery France.