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Place of Birth: Skipton, Yorkshire
Service No: 266168
Regiment / Corps / Service: Duke of Wellington’s (West Riding Regiment)
Battalion / Unit: 2nd Battalion
Division: 4th Division
Date of Death: 1918-05-30
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: LXVII. E. 8.
CWGC Cemetery: ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: SKIPTON, YORKSHIRE
Frank Myers was the son of James William and Eliza Myers, née Gibson. James was born at Accrington, Lancashire and Eliza at Leeds, Yorkshire (c. 1872). Frank was the half-brother of Corporal Walter Davis Gibson (265178) (q.v.) and cousin of Private Arthur Bailey (83117) (q.v.).
1901 Skipton, Yorkshire Census: 4, Albert Street - Frank Myers, aged 2 years, born Skipton, son of James W. and Eliza Myers.
1911 Skipton, Yorkshire Census: 73, Brougham Street - Frank Myers, aged 12 years, born Skipton, son of James William and Eliza Myers.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte Frank Myers, 266168, West Riding Regiment.
Data Source: Craven’s Part in the Great War - original CPGW book entryView Entry in CPGW Book
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record:
MYERS, Frank, aged 19, West Riding Regiment, of Skipton, died of wounds May 30, 1918.
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Private Frank MYERS
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Duke of Wellington’s (West Riding Regiment)
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 4th Division
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