Regiment : 1st/8th Battalion Worcestershire Regiment
Service number : 240134
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Killed in action aged 21 on 24th April 1917
Buried : Templeux-Le Guerard British Cemetery, France, Grave I. A. 21.
Birthplace : Alcester, Warwickshire, resident and enlisted Redditch, Worcestershire
Relatives : Son of Mrs Annie Elizabeth Rodney, 82 Sillins Avenue, Redditch, Worcestershire
Memorial : Redditch War Memorial
Credits : Researched by Jillian Coombes.
On the 1911 census Frank, aged 15, lived with his mother Annie at Back of 19, C3H1, Walford Street, Redditch.
The Bromsgrove, Droitwich and Redditch Messenger, Saturday 2nd June 1917:
Worcestershire Regiment Casualties
Rodney F. (240134) from Redditch
Bromsgrove, Droitwich and Redditch Messenger digitised by and courtesy of Martin Stephens: http://www.bromsgrovebmsgh.co.uk