Saturday, 27 June 2015

Draper, Fred - Private (6273)

Private Fred Draper
1st/4th Battalion,
The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment,
Killed in Action,
9th September 1916,
Age 18
Commemorated Thiepval Memorial

Newspaper Memorial:

In loving remembrance of Private Fred Draper, aged 18 years, who was killed in action in France, on September 9th 1916.

"Sleep on dear son, and take your rest,
For God takes those He loves the best;
On earth there's strife, in heaven rest,
They miss you most who loved you best."

Sadly missed by his loving Mother, Father, Sisters and Brothers.

Pte Fred Draper - Census information - (Click over to enlarge)