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  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission headstone at Medingham Military Cemetery, Belgium Courtesy of Murray Biddle
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Hoton Leicestershire
He was the son of Francis and Eliza Ann Peel and the brother of Abraham, Frederick, Agnes Ann, Amelia Susannah, George Henry and Constance Peel. In 1911 they lived at 'The Cottages' Normanton Grange Normanton on Soar Leicestershire and later at 25 Berridge Avenue Berridge Road West Hyson Green Nottingham.
07 Aug 1917
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87036 - CWGC Website
30459
Private
17th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
Private Frank Edward Peel, enlisted in Nottingham and served with the 17th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire) Regiment (Welbeck Rangers), he died of wounds on 7th August 1917. He is buried in Mendinghem Military Cemetery.
In memoriam published 7th August 1918 in the Nottingham Evening Post :- “PEEL. – In affectionate remembrance of my dear son, Pte. Frank Peel, Sherwood Foresters, died of wounds in France August 7th, 1917. Till we meet again. – From his sorrowing mother, father, brothers and sisters, and brother Abe in France and Fred in Italy.” Above is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
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  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission headstone at Medingham Military Cemetery, Belgium Courtesy of Murray Biddle
    Frank Edward Peel - Commonwealth War Graves Commission headstone at Medingham Military Cemetery, Belgium Courtesy of Murray Biddle