James Farrington | Service Record


SurnameFarrington
First Name(s)James
Place of BirthLiverpool
Club(s)Blackpool
ServiceBritish Army
RankPrivate
Service Number4978
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Regiment or CorpsThe King’s (Liverpool Regiment)
Unit(s)1/10th (Scottish) Battalion
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Type of Casualty (If applicable)Died of Wounds
Theatre of War (If applicable)Western European Theatre
Date of Death (If applicable)08/10/1916
Place of Death (If applicable)France and Flanders
Place of Burial/Commemoration (If applicable)St. Sever Cemetery, Rouen
Grave/Memorial Reference (If applicable)B. 18. 9.
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Supplementary NotesSon of James and Mary Elizabeth Farrington, of Aintree, Liverpool; husband of Gertrude P. Corless (formerly Farrington), of 112, Westminster Rd., Kirkdale, Liverpool.
Attested at Liverpool 06/06/15.
Embarked Southampton 01/04/16.
Disembarked Rouen 02/04/16.
Joined Unit 18/04/16.
Wounded (Left Leg) 18/09/16.
38 Casualty Clearing Station 23/09/16.
Died of Wounds (Left Leg Amputated) No. 10 General Hospital, Rouen 08/10/16.