Eric Mackie Briggs

Name

Eric Mackie Briggs

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

03/05/1917
19

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Second Lieutenant
Lancashire Fusiliers
6th Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

POINT-DU-JOUR MILITARY CEMETERY, ATHIES
IV. F. 16.
France

UK Memorials

Haileybury College Cloister Wall Memorial, Hertford Heath

Pre War

Born on 16 Aug 1898 in Waterloo, Lancashire son of James Ingham and Edith Lambert (Burgess) Briggs later of "Sandymount", Blundellsands, Liverpool. Educated at Haileybury College 1912-15.

Wartime Service

Gazetted 2nd Lieutenant on 5 Sep 1916 and was killed in action.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox, Karen Smith - Acting Director of External Relations www.haileybury.com/honour