1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Francis Warren

Contributed by: Lorraine, on 2008-11-12

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First Name Francis
Surname Warren
Year of Birth 1886
Year of Death 1915
Regiment King's Own Royal Regiment (Lancaster)
Place of Wartime Residence Oldham, Lancashire

Francis's Story

Francis, father of four, did not have to go to war, but thought it his duty. He was killed in France in 1915, his children growing up never having had to the chance to know him. His youngest child was only six months old. Many men were in a similar position, what a waste of life. Any remembrance we do today is but a small price to pay compared with the price paid by these men and their families who were left.

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