Mathers, Fred

Fred Mathers, Private 290020, 1/7th Battalion, Cheshire Regiment
Died 26th March 1917 in Palestine

 

EARLY LIFE

More information will be added here when research is complete.

 

WW1 SERVICE

Fred’s death was reported in the Macclesfield Times of 13 April 1917.

 

COMMEMORATION

Private Fred Mathers has no known grave and is commemorated on Panel Ref. 19 of the Jerusalem Memorial, Israel. The Commonwealth War Graves Commission holds casualty details for Private Fred Mathers.

In Macclesfield, Private Fred Mathers is commemorated on the Park Green, Town HallSt Michael’s Church and St George’s Church war memorials.

 

SOURCES

Commonwealth War Graves Commission website
Macclesfield Times: 13 April 1917; 23 September 1921 (photo supplement)


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