Frank Cumberbatch

Private 8931 3rd Battalion Royal Fusiliers

Frank Cumberbatch was born in June 1890 Woodstock, Staffordshire, England. He the son of Edwin Cumberbatch and Tamar nee Higginson and brother of Edwin Cumberbatch.
Frank was a pottery packer when he joined the army. Private 8931 3rd Battalion Royal Fusiliers arrived in France on 25th February 1915 and was killed in action at St Jean, Ypres, Belgium in 14 Apr 1915.

Medal Cards

Name. See “F”*

Corps.

Rank.

Regtl No.

CUMBERBATCH

3rd Battalion Royal Fusiliers

Private

8931

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ditto

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I [Frank]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Medal.

Roll.

Page.

Remarks.

VICTORY

*TP/104B5

389

Killed in Action 14 Apr 1915

 

 

Correct Initial ‘F’ – 4A*

BRITISH

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 15 STAR

TP/42/B

14

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Theatre of War first served in

     (1) France

 

Date of entry therein

24 Feb 1915

 

 

 

 

K1380

 

 

Correspondence

Address

 

Name. See “I”*

Corps.

Rank.

Regtl No.

CUMBERBATCH

Royal Fusiliers

Private

8931

 

 

 

 

 

 

F [Frank]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Medal.

Roll.

Page.

Remarks.

VICTORY

TP/104B5

389

 

BRITISH

ditto

ditto

 15 STAR

TP/42/B

14

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Theatre of War first served in

 

 

Date of entry therein

 

 

 

 

 

K1380

 

 

Correspondence

Address

 

Medal Roll

Royal Fusiliers

ROLL of INDIVIDUALS entitled to the Victory Medal and British War Medal under Army Orders 266 and 301 of 1919 B. Roll Sheet 389

Regimental No.

Rank

Name

Unit

Theatres of war in which served

Remarks

G.S/8931

Private

CUMBERBATCH, Frank

3rd Battalion Royal Fusiliers GS/8931

1(a) 23 Feb 1915 – 14 Apr 1915

Killed in Action 14 Apr 1915

London, 15 July 1920

ROLL of INDIVIDUALS entitled to the Decoration granted under Army Order 20 of 1919 B. Roll Sheet 14 [1914-15 Star]

Regimental No.

Rank

Name

Date of Disembarkation

Remarks

8931

Private

CUMBERBATCH, I [Frank]

24 Feb 1915 (1)

Killed in Action 14 Apr 1915

London, 3 Dec 1919