FELL Sidney Fitzroy D
Regiment : 12th Battalion attached 3rd Battalion Worcestershire Regiment. Formerly Lance Corporal, 2662, Royal Fusiliers.
Service number : S01
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Killed in action on 10th July 1916
Buried : Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, France, Pier and Face 5A and 6C.
Memorial : Pershore Abbey
Also appears on : Worcester Guildhall. Worcester Cathedral Cloisters Vol Choir.
Additional information on the memorial: Royal Fusiliers
Royal Fusiliers. Married Miss Dowty, only daughter of Mr Dowty, chemist, Pershore on 28th January 1915. Died on 6th July 1916.
Additional information from Pershore Parish Records, Holy Cross, Film No 216/7, available at Worcestershire Archives.
A photograph of Second Lieutenant S.F. Fell can be found in Berrow’s Worcester Journal Supplement, Saturday 22nd July 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: http://pershoreww1.webs.com/
Sidney Fell has no known grave, the photograph available shows his name on Thiepval Memorial.