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Frederick William Drew

Frederick William Drew

Date of Birth

Unknown

College

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)