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Davis, Francis Madresfield

Son of William Henry Davis, gentleman, of Twyford House, Shirehampton.


Davis was born on 21/07/1880, and attended the School from 1891 Jan-July. He served as a Captain in the Army, with the South African Infantry.  He was awarded Mentioned in Despatches. Davis sadly lost his life on 20/09/1917, as a result of the War.

Davis was awarded Mentioned in Despatches on 28th December 1917. Gazette issue 30448, page 13576.

Davis is remembered on Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Belgium, on Addenda Panel 57.

Francis Madresfield Davis

Born: 21 July 1880

School dates: 1891 January - July

Rank: Captain

Regiment: South African Infantry

Died: 20 September 1917

Age: 37

Remembered: Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Belgium

Reference: Addenda Panel 57

Awarded: Mentioned in Despatches

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