Regiment : 5th Battalion Yorkshire Regiment. Formerly 14646, South Staffordshire Regiment.
Service number : 35286
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Killed in action aged 25 on 11th April 1918
Buried : Commemorated on Ploegsteert Memorial, Belgium, Panel 4.
Birthplace : Born and resident Redditch, enlisted Birmingham
Memorial : Redditch War Memorial
Credits : Researched by Jillian Coombes.
On the 1911 census Leonard Prescott, aged 17, lived with his parents William and Jane Prescott at 5 Walford Street, Redditch.
Leonard Prescott has no known grave, the photograph available shows his name on Ploegsteert Memorial.