Corporal Richard David Clarke 46706

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Name:  Corporal Richard David Clarke 46706

Date of Birth:  April 1894

Address:  High Street,  Anstey

Parents Names: 

Walter Harry Clarke(municipal Sanitary department worker, Sewage Farm)

Mary (d.1907)

Step mother :Elizabeth Ann Worth

Occupation before the war:  Shoe Trade Riveter

Siblings Names:

Walter Frederick b1893  |  John Thomas b 1898  |  Doris Lilian b 1900

Step Siblings

Albert Isaac Worth b 1888  |  Norah Kathleen Worth b 1905  |  Lawrence Worth b 1901

Date Died:   14.3.1917

Age:  23

Place of Death:   France and Flanders

Place of Burial/Memorial:  Adanac Mil. Cem., Miraumont – Pys, France

Cause of death:   Killed in Action


Northumberland Fusiliers

Formally no 18322

Leicestershire Regiment


Any other information (e.g. Service Record/ appearance etc)

  • Also on the Old School Memorial Thurcaston.