CUBBERLEY Francis Edward
Regiment : 12th Labour Battalion Royal Berkshire Regiment
Service number : 29472
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : 1st February 1917 aged 38
Buried : Calais Southern Cemetery, France, Plot F. Row 3. Grave 13.
Memorial : Malvern WW1 War Memorial
Also appears on : North Malvern Holy Trinity Church.
Credits : Kidderminster Times researched and transcribed by Adrian Carter.
Appears in the Worcester/Worcestershire Roll of Honour Book for army casualties located in Worcester Cathedral.
Malvern Gazette, 17th February 1917:
The death in France has occurred of Pte Frank Cubberley of the Royal Berks of pneumonia, aged 37. His home was in North Malvern and he leaves a widow.
The following report appears in the Kidderminster Times, 24th February 1917:
Private Francis Edward Cubberley, 29472, 12th Battalion, Royal Berkshire Regiment has died from pneumonia at the age of 37 years. His home was at North Malvern. He leaves a widow to mourn his loss. The report includes a photograph of Francis Cubberley.
A photograph of Private F. Cubberly of North Malvern can be found in Berrow’s Worcester Journal Supplement, Saturday 17th February 1917, available at Worcestershire Archives.