Regiment : 6th Battalion Welsh Regiment
Service number : 2430
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : 16th March 1916 aged 20
Buried : Bethune Town Cemetery, France, Grave V. B. 46.
Birthplace : Born Birmingham, resident Pershore, Worcestershire
Memorial : Pershore Abbey
Also appears on : Pershore C of E School now in Pershore Working Men's Club
Additional information on the memorial: Welsh Regiment
Top of Newlands, 6th Welch, died March 1915.
Additional information from Pershore Parish Records, Holy Cross, Film No 216/7, available at Worcestershire Archives.
A photograph of Private James Archer, Welsh Regiment can be found in Berrow’s Worcester Journal Supplement, Saturday 1st April 1916, available at Worcestershire Archives.
Trudy Burge has created the WW1 Pershore website to commemorate the men from Pershore who served their country from 1914 to 1918: