Sidney George Marston

Sidney George Marston

Date of Birth

Unknown

Course

2 Years at Borough Road College, 1914-1916

Service number

7258

WW1 rank

Private

London Regiment, London Scottish, 1st/14th Battalion

Date of death

25 September 1916

Location of death

Rouen

Buried/memorial

Bois-Guillaume Communal Cemetery (Grave/Memorial reference: I. E. 13A.), Great Hall; Clarence House, Leicester; Wyverian School War Memorial Board

Biography

Private Sidney George Marston was the son of Walter James and Emma Jane Marston. He attended Borough Road College for two years, though nothing is known about his time spent at the college. He enlisted into the London Regiment and was unfortunately killed on 25 September 1916 aged 20.

Sources

Entry on p.88 [Roll of Honour page], Mentioned on Framed Borough Road College Roll of Honour, BRCSYG52, Commonwealth War Graves Commission, Wyverian War Memorial Board http://wyvernians-memorabilia.blogspot.co.uk/p/war-memorial-boards.html, http://www.leics.gov.uk/leicester_war_memorials_v3.pdf

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