Second Lieutenant Francis Nicholas Andrews

Regiment: 15th Royal Irish Rifles
Date published: 29/09/1916
Killed in action: Yes
Date of death: 11/10/1916
Age at death: 20
Cemetery: Terlincthun British Cemetery, Wimille, Pas de Calais, France
Plot: VIII. E. 1.
Information: Second Lieut. Francis Nicholas Andrews, 15th Royal Irish Rifles, who died in hospital in France on October 11th, was the only surviving child of the Rev. J.W. and Mrs. Andrews, of Trysull Vicarage, Staffs., and was 20 years old. He was educated at the King's School, Worcester, and was afterwards articled to a solicitor. At the outbreak of war he enlisted in the Public Schools Battalion of the Royal Fusiliers, and received his commission in December, 1914.