MARSHALL Edward John
Regiment : 10th Battalion Lincolnshire Regiment. Formerly 4660, Worcestershire Regiment.
Service number : 43693
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Killed in action aged 23 on 28th April 1917
Buried : Commemorated on Arras Memorial, France, Bay 3 and 4.
Relatives : Son of John and Rose Ellen Marshall, of Top Newland, Pershore, Worcestershire
Memorial : Pershore Abbey
Also appears on : Pershore C of E School now in Pershore Working Men's Club.
Enlisted Pershore, Worcestershire.
Additional information on the memorial: Lincolnshire Regiment
10th Lincolnshires. Brother of two above (Philip and Jack Marshall). Worked for Miss Andrews, Newlands. Died 28th April 1917.
Additional information from Pershore Parish Records, Holy Cross, Film No 216/7, available at Worcestershire Archives.
A photograph of Private E. Marshall of Pershore can be found in Berrow’s Worcester Journal Supplement, Saturday 16th June 1917, 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/
Edward Marshall has no known grave, the photograph available shows his name on Arras Memorial.