Casualty Details | CWGC Name and Rank LIEUTENANT (A) PETER THORP ECKERSLEY Regiment & Unit/Ship Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve H.M.S. Raven. Date of Death Died 13 August 1940 Age 36 years old Buried or commemorated at TYLDESLEY CEMETERY Sec. G. Grave 340. Location: United Kingdom Additional Info: Son of William Eckersley, C.B.E., J.P., and Eva Mary Eckersley (nee Thorp), of Tyldesley; husband of Audrey E. J. Eckersley, of Ashley, Cheshire. J.P., Member of Parliament for Exchange Division of Manchester, 1935-40; Captain Lancashire County Cricket Club, 1929-35.