Name: Private Cecil Shephard Slingsby 120061
Date of Birth: 1882
Address: Bradgate Road, Anstey
Occupation before the war: Sole slugger – Shoe trade
Siblings Names: Thomas A b.1885
Date Died: 12.1.1920
Place of Death: Anstey
Place of Burial/Memorial: Anstey Cemetery
Cause of death:
He was shot in the head and died later of the effects.
Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment)
Any other information (e.g. Service Record/ appearance etc)
- Enlisted 10.12.1915 at market Place, Leicester aged 32 years and 90 days.
- Married Julia Ellen Healy 24.11.1906
- Children: Pearl b.27.5 1906,
Douglas b.26.9. 1908
Winifred b.31.8. 1913
- Transferred to the Reserve Force on 10.3.19 so was not invalided out of the army.