Francis William Ernest Hemming

Name

Francis William Ernest Hemming

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

18/09/1918
33

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
55953
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
14th Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL
Panel 6.
France

UK Memorials

St Matthew’s Church Memorial, Oxhey

Pre War

Francis William Ernest Hemming, born in Paddington, London in 1885, was the son of Francis Joseph Hemming and his wife Annie. Born Paddington, London, enlisted in Warley.

Wartime Service

Francis enlisted as a Private 32798 in the Essex Regiment and later transferred to Royal Welsh Fusiliers, 14th Battalion as Private 55953. He was killed in action on 18 September 1918,

Additional Information

Son of Francis Joseph and Annie Hemming, of Alywne Lodge, Rickmansworth Rd., Watford; husband of Jessie Hemming, of 29, Rudolph Rd., Bushey, Herts. Also see ‘Additional Information’ provided with kind permission of Bushey First World War Commemoration Project – Please visit www.busheyworldwarone.org.uk.

Acknowledgments

Dianne Payne - www.busheyworldwarone.org.uk, Jonty Wild