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Frank Taylor IVESON

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Surname: IVESON

Forename(s): Frank Taylor

Place of Birth: Hexham, Northumberland

Service No: ---

Rank: Lieutenant

Regiment / Corps / Service: Manchester Regiment

Battalion / Unit: 1/5th Battalion

Division: 42nd (East Lancashire) Division

Age: ---

Date of Death: 1915-06-30

Awards: ---

CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: X. E. 19.


CWGC Memorial: ---

Non-CWGC Burial: ---

Local War Memorial(s): Not Listed (View Names Not Listed on a Local War Memorial)

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Frank Taylor Iveson was the son of William and Elizabeth Iveson, née Fell. William was born at Gayle, Yorkshire and Elizabeth at Colne, Lancashire. Frank's elder brother, A/Capt James Henry Iveson, 20th (Service) Bn Durham Light Infantry (Wearside), was killed in action on the 23 March 1918 and is commemorated on the Arras Memorial.

1891 Hellifield, Yorkshire Census: Temperance Hotel - Frank Taylor Iveson, aged 5 years, born Hexham, Northumberland. [Frank and his brother, James Henry, aged 7 years, were described as visitors.]

1901 Hexham, Northumberland Census: 19, Tynedale Terrace - Frank T. Iveson, aged 15 years, born Hexham, son of William and Elizabeth Iveson.

1911 Hexham, Northumberland Census: Tynedale House - Frank Taylor Iveson, aged 25 years, born Hexham. [Frank was living with three brothers and a sister. Their parents were away from home.]

British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Lieut Frank Taylor Iveson, Durham light Infantry. Theatre of war first served in (2B) [Balkans]. Date of entry therein: 17 June 1915. Correspondence: Father - W. Iveson Esq. Tynedale House Hexham-on-Tyne.

British Army WW1 Medal and Award Rolls: Lieut. F.T. Iveson, Durham Light Infantry att. Manch. R. K. in A. 30.6.15.

Data Source: Craven Herald Article


Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---


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Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Manchester Regiment

Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Manchester Regiment

Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 42nd (East Lancashire) Division

Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 42nd (East Lancashire) Division

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Surname: IVESON

Forename(s): Frank Taylor





Rank: Lt

Regiment: Durham Light Infantry

Battalion: 16th Battalion


Died Date: 30/06/15

Died How: Killed in action

Theatre of War:


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Surname: IVESON

Forename(s): F T

Country of Service: United Kingdom

Service Number:

Rank: Lieutenant

Regiment: Durham Light Infantry

Unit: 16th Bn.



Died Date: 30/06/1915

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England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966


IVESON Frank Taylor of Tynedale House Hexham Northumberland lieutenant 16th battalion Durham Light Infantry died 29 June 1915 near Krithia in Gallipoli Administration Newcastle-upon-Tyne 18 November to John Albert Iveson chartered accountant. Effects £200 19s. 2d.


IVESON William of Tynedale House Hexham Northumberland died 26 July1922 Probate Newcastle-upon-Tyne 19 March to John Albert Iveson chartered accountant and Benjamin Alfred Iveson auctioneer. Effects £23670 13s 3d.


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Craven Herald and Wensleydale Standard Logo

09 July 1915

HAWES – The Toll of War

News was received on Wednesday afternoon by Mr. and Mrs. T. T. Iveson, Hawes, that their nephew, Frank Iveson, 1st Lieut. 16th Battalion Durham Light Infantry, attached to one of the Manchester Regiments, son of Mr. Wm. Iveson, auctioneer, Hexham, has been killed in the Dardanelles. Another brother also holds a commission in the Army.


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