Cecil William J Layton

Name

Cecil William J Layton

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

09/10/1916
25

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
31688
Northumberland Fusiliers
11th Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Pier and Face 10 B 11 B and 12 B.
France

UK Memorials

Barkway Village Memorial
St Mary Magdalene Church Memorial, Barkway
St Mary’s Church Memorial Reed
Newsells Memorial Stone

Pre War

Born on 29 Aug 1892 in Noel Villas, Reed, Herts. older son of William Henry and Hannah (Hale) Layton later of the Cottages, Bury Farm, Newsells, Herts. and baptised on 16 Oct 1892 in Reed. Was living there in 1901 and 1911 as a farm labourer.

Wartime Service

Formerly 26841 Bedfordshire Regiment.

Additional Information

Brother of Oliver Frederick LAYTON who died on 23 Apr 1917 and is listed on this same memorial.

Acknowledgments

Paul Johnson, Adrian Pitts, Malcolm Lennox