Rank or Title

War time / or Pre War occupation

Counting house employee

Employer

J. C. Kershaw & Co

Service Number

68102

Place of Birth

Leytonstone
United Kingdom

World War I Address

46 Claremont Road
Luton
United Kingdom

Place of Death

Belgium

Grave Location

No known grave
Belgium

War Memorial Location

Soldier or Civilian

  • Soldier
Pte Herbert Harry Abrahams

Pte Herbert Harry Abrahams, 68102, 7th Battalion Royal Fusiliers, was confirmed killed in action in Flanders on October 30th, 1917, after initially being reported missing on that date.

Born in Leytonstone, Essex, he was son of Harry James and Agnes Jane Abrahams, of 46 Claremont Road, Luton. Before joining up was employed in the counting house of hat manufacturers J. C. Kershaw & Co.

He had enlisted in the Queen's (Royal West Surrey) Regiment in October 1916, and was drafted into the Royal Fusiliers on his arrival in France in September 1917.

Individual Location

Pte Herbert Harry Abrahams

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