Private Francis Holmes

Seaforth Highlanders

Died: Monday 1 October 1917

Connected records

Record:
HOLMES, FRANCIS
Additional information:
Cemetery:
CEMENT HOUSE CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
I. B. 5.
Country:
Belgium

Possible matches

The following sources have potential matches based on the name and other information associated with this record. They may or may not be connected to this person but are provided for your further research

Name recorded:
Holmes, Francis
Memorial:
Windlesham (WMR 23830)
Location:
Windlesham, Surrey
Name recorded:
Holmes, Francis
Memorial:
St. Margaret's Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 38635)
Location:
Great Barr, West Midlands
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
Holy Trinity Church Roll Of Service (WMR 15838)
Location:
Wavertree, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
Longwood (WMR 29298)
Location:
Longwood, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
Allerton Council School (WMR 29316)
Location:
Allerton, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
Holy Apostles Parish - WW1 (WMR 71348)
Location:
Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
Royal Engineers Club WW1 (WMR 17031)
Location:
Eastbourne, East Sussex
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
Wesleyan Sunday School Sawood (WMR 28480)
Location:
Oxenhope, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
Lucton School - WW1 (WMR 33057)
Location:
Lucton, Hereford And Worcester
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
Murton Mining Federation (WMR 71182)
Location:
Murton, Durham
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
Whiston (WMR 52975)
Location:
Whiston, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
Whiston Methodist Church (WMR 52978)
Location:
Whiston, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
Newbury Town (WMR 9082)
Location:
Newbury, Berkshire
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
East Cowick (WMR 51629)
Location:
East Cowick, Humberside
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
St Saviours Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 41281)
Location:
Walmer, Kent
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
St Matthews Church Roll of Honour- WW1 (WMR 70528)
Location:
Leyburn, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
Colne - WW1 & WW2 (WMR 3317)
Location:
Colne, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
Brewham - WW1 and WW2 (WMR 1347)
Location:
South Brewham, Somerset
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
Underbarrow School Roll of Honour (WMR 69142)
Location:
Underbarrow, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
490th 1st Home Counties Field Company R E (WMR 17002)
Location:
Eastbourne, East Sussex
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
Norwood Green Congregational Church Institute (Lost) (WMR 2760)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
Wycliffe Congregational Church - WW1 (WMR 26826)
Location:
Heaton Norris, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
Wheelwright Grammar School - WW1 (WMR 52632)
Location:
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
Manchester University- 'The Quad Memorial' (WMR 16001)
Location:
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
Tetley St Baptists - WW1 (WMR 28918)
Location:
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
Cullingworth (WMR 28862)
Location:
Cullingworth, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
Sleaford - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 59361)
Location:
Sleaford, Lincolnshire
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
Dewsbury (old) (WMR 29119)
Location:
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
St Ambrose Church WW1 (WMR 42637)
Location:
Leyland, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
Stockport Memorial Hall and Art Gallery (WMR 2794)
Location:
Stockport, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
Bramley (WMR 52811)
Location:
Bramley, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
St Ambrose Church WW1 (WMR 42637)
Location:
Leyland, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
Snaith Obelisk (WMR 34822)
Location:
Snaith, Humberside
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
J Lyons And Co - WW1 And WW2 (WMR 11822)
Location:
Hammersmith, Greater London
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
St Mary the Virgin - WW1 (WMR 70881)
Location:
Hay-on-Wye, Powys
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
Hay And Cusop (WMR 6843)
Location:
Hay On Wye, Powys
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
Coley Parish WW1 (WMR 2761)
Location:
Coley, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
Royal Army Ordnance Corps (WMR 23787)
Location:
Deepcut, Surrey
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
Manchester Education Committee Teaching Staff (WMR 10741)
Location:
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
Men Of Cambridgeshire And The Isle Of Ely (WMR 12935)
Location:
Ely, Cambridgeshire
Name recorded:
Holmes, F
Memorial:
Heston (WMR 1944)
Location:
Heston, Greater London

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Name:
Captain Holmes
Context:
commander
Date:
5 Oct 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 5 Mobile Veterinary Section (page 167)
Name:
Second Lieutenant H A A Holmes
Context:
promotion
Date:
29 Sep 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 23 Battalion Royal Fusiliers (page 236)
Name:
Lieutenant Colonel W G Holmes
Context:
author
Date:
30 Sep 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 465)