John Thomas Farrer

John Thomas Farrer

Birth 1890 Death 26th Aug 1916 Private
Border Regiment
Service #23406

Personal Details

Place of Birth Cleator moor
Residence at Enlistment 15 Parkside , Cleator Moor
Residence (Roll of Honour) 15 Parkside , Cleator Moor
Residence 1911 Census 15 Parkside , Cleator Moor
School(s) Attended
Religion/Church Attended
Organisation Membership
Employment/Trade Iron ore Miner
Place of Work
Family (Parents and Grandparents) Elizabeth
Siblings Annie
Wife's Name and Maiden Name Alice
Remarriage of Widow
Children's Christian Name(s) Lizzie
Family Connection to Roll of Honour


The Victory Medal
The Victory Medal
The British War Medal, 1914-18
The British War Medal, 1914-18

Military Details

Regiment at Enlistment Border Regiment
Battalion at Enlistment 7th
Rank at Enlistment Private
Naval Vessels Served
Service Number at Enlistment 23406
Date of Enlistment
Place of Enlistment Workington
Other Regiment
Other Battalion
Other Rank
Date of Transfer to other Regiment
Service Facts
Battalion Diary or Nautical Facts

Death and Memorial Details

Age at Death 26
Date of Death 26th Aug 1916
Regiment at Death Border Regiment
Battalion/Vessel at Death 7th
Rank at Death Private
Circumstances of Death Killed In Actiom
Service Number at Death 23406
Field of Action at Death France
Place of Death Somme
Battle at Death Battle of the Somme
Grave/Memorial Image No image.
Location of Grave/Memorial THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Grave Position Pier and Face 6 A and 7 C.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission Link,-john-thomas/
Grave/Memorial Country
Private Memorial


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