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Frederick William Drew

Frederick William Drew

Date of Birth



Borough Road College


Old Custodian

Former teacher at Borough Road College

Service number


WW1 rank

Second Lieutenant

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

Date of death

5 November 1916


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


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.


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 (