1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Frank Butcher

Contributed by: W John Butcher, on 2008-11-13

Frank Harris Butcher
First Name Frank
Surname Butcher
Year of Birth 1890
Year of Death Unknown
Regiment Northamptonshire Regiment
Place of Wartime Residence Towcester, Northamptonshire

Frank's Story

Frank Harris Butcher 14792 Northamptonshire reg 7th battalion A company. Enlisted 7 Sept 1914 shipped to France 1 Sept 1915, killed by trench mortar 15 Oct 1915 at St Eloi buried at Voormezeele enc 3 p8 rbg2.

The letter advising his mother of his death had been written by the chaplain in advance of soldiers deaths with a space left for the name, his arrived without the name being added.

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