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R N Averns

R N Averns

Date of Birth

Unknown

Course

Attended Borough Road College, 1915-1917

Service number

PS/10210

WW1 rank

Private

Royal Fusiliers, 7th Battalion

Date of death

19 November 1916

Location of death

Rouen

Buried/memorial

St. Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen (Grave/Memorial reference: O. II. B. 1.)

Biography

Private R. N. Averns was the son of Ernest Lloyd and Mary Louisa Averns. He attended Borough Road College though nothing is known about his time at the college or if he even finished his studies. He fought with the 7th Battalion Royal Fusiliers. Averns died from wounds at Rouen on 19 November 1916 aged 20.

Sources

Entry on p.88 [Roll of Honour page], Mentioned on Framed Borough Road College Roll of Honour, Commonwealth War Graves Commission, 1918 Annual Report