Frederick William Drew

Frederick William Drew

Date of Birth

Unknown

Job(s)

Old Custodian; Former teacher at Borough Road College

Service number

Unknown

WW1 rank

Second Lieutenant

East Yorkshire Regiment, 9th Battalion attd. 7th Battalion

Date of death

5 November 1916

Buried/memorial

Thiepval Memorial (Grave/Memorial reference: Pier and Face 2 C.); Nottingham University College Nottingham Officer Training Corps Memorial

Biography

Second Lieutenant Frederick William Drew was the son of Mrs Elizabeth Drew and the husband of Isabel Drew. He was a member of the Borough Road College teaching staff at least between 1908-1910 as he features on the rugby team photo for that year. Drew fought in the war for the East Yorkshire Regiment and died on 5 November 1916.

Sources

Entry on p.88 [Roll of Honour page], Mentioned on Framed Borough Road College Roll of Honour, BFSS/2/9/14/5, Nottingham Officer Training Corps Memorial (http://www.nottinghamshire.gov.uk/rollofhonour/WarMemorials/Details/336)

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