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Sutton-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire.
Wife: Elsie, nee Sharpe, married 1913. Children: Jane Millicent, born 25/12/1913 and Frank, born 07/09/1915. Lived at 9 Pilsley Court, Ratcliffe Gate, Mansfield. Frank jnr was only born a fortnight before his father's death.
Worked at Langwith Colliery.
25 Sep 1915
1769618 - CWGC Website
2nd Bn King's Royal Rifle Corps
Enlisted on 18/08/1914 aged 20 years and 25 days with the Sherwood Foresters, but discharged as unfit for military service less than 2 months later. Re-enlisted later.
Mansfield Chronicle Advertiser, 21/10/1915; Photograph of Frank and his widow. They had 2 children and he worked at Langwith Colliery: 13/04/1916; Roll of Honour Killed in action 25/09/1915 lived 9 Pilsley Court, Mansfield: Frank's brother, William was probably married to Violet Sharpe, Elsie's sister.
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