Francis John James

Name

Francis John James

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

04/03/1917
36

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
25561
Northamptonshire Regiment
2nd Bn.

Awards

British War and Victory medals

Cemetery/Memorial

THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Pier and Face 11 A and 11 D.
France

Headstone

>Not Researched

UK Memorials

Aspenden Village Memorial, Aspenden
Royston Town War Memorial

Pre War

Born in Aspenden, enlisted in Hitchin.

A married man with five children, his family lived at The Warren, Royston. Before the war he was employed by Mr W Bedwell, as a plumber and decorator for over 20 years.

Wartime Service

He joined the army in June 1916 and was posted to France in October of that year.

Killed in action.

Acknowledgments

Jonty Wild, Paul Johnson