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Raymond Fisher

Raymond Fisher

Date of Birth

16 July 1892


Borough Road College

Service number


WW1 rank


M.G. Sec, Staffordshire Regiment

Date of death

19 June 1915


R.E. Farm Cemetery (Grave/Memorial reference: IV. A. 18)


Private Raymond Fisher was the son of Samuel Joseph and Elizabeth Annie Fisher. He attended Borough Road College for two years before going straight into active service. On the annual reports he is the first (casualty) to be marked as “serving with H.M. Forces”. In September 1914 he enlisted into 5th Battalion North Staffordshire Regiment, and joined the machine gun section. He was killed on 19 June 1915, aged 22.


Entry on p.87 [Roll of Honour page], Mentioned on Framed Borough Road College Roll of Honour, BFSS/2/9/14/8, BRCRU009, Secondary source information provided by Douglas Craik (taken from Commonwealth War Graves Commission), 1915 Annual Report