Reginald William Sephton
Date of Birth21 May 1893
Course2 Years at Borough Road College – Intermediate Arts, 1911-1913
Royal Fusiliers, B.E.F., 13th Battalion
Theatre of warFrance, Europe
Date of death17 November 1916
Buried/memorialThiepval Memorial (Grave/Memorial reference: Pier and Face 8 C 9 A and 16 A.)
Private Reginald William Sephton was the son of Thomas and Elizabeth Sephton. He attended Borough Road College for two years before graduating with an Intermediate Arts qualification. Whilst at the college he played rugby. He is listed as being destined for a school in Derby. In September of 1914 he enlisted into the 13th Battalion Royal Fusiliers. He was killed on 17 November 1916 at the end of the Battle of the Somme. His body was not found.