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Place of Birth: Blawith, Lancashire
Service No: 202091
Regiment / Corps / Service: King’s Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment)
Battalion / Unit: 1/4th Battalion
Division: 55th (West Lancashire) Division
Date of Death: 1917-07-31
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: Panel 12.
CWGC Cemetery: ---
CWGC Memorial: YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: BOLTON-BY-BOWLAND, YORKSHIRE
Frank Pickthall was the son of Samuel and Betsy Pickthall, née Wilson. Samuel was born at Ulverston and Betsy at Torver, Lancashire.
1891 Blawith, Lancashire Census: Oxenhouse - Frank Picthall [sic], aged 6 years, born Blawith, son of Samuel and Betsy Picthall.
1901 Blawith, Lancashire Census: Oxenhouse Farm. Brown How - Frank Pickthall, aged 16 years, born Blawith, Lancashire, son of Samuel and Betsy Pickthall.
1911 Barrow-in-Furness, Lancashire Census: Bow Windows Farm, Rampside - Frank Pickthall, aged 26 years, born Gawthwaite, Lancashire. Horseman on Farm. [Frank was living with Thomas and Martha Bell.]
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte Frank Pickthall, 4472; 202091, Royal Lancaster Regiment.
Data Source: Local War Memorial
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: King’s Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment)
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 55th (West Lancashire) Division
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