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Braham Alfred Franks

Born:
1893
Died:
15 Heshvan 5676 (23 October 1915)

Basic Information

Unique reference:
FRA8687
Other first name:
Abraham Alfred
Gender:
Male

Birth

Date of birth:
1893

Death

Date of death:
15 Heshvan 5676 (23 October 1915)
Died in combat?:
Yes
Place of death:
Sulva Bay, Gallipoli
Cause of death:
Killed in action
Burial place:
Hill 10 Cemetery, Sulva Bay

Places

Addresses

Address given on Probate:
50 Russel Square
Parents home on CWG Certificate:
6 Aberdeen Court Maida Vale, London

Synagogues

Name:
Central Synagogue, London
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His father was a Wine Merchant

His maternal grandparents, Isaac and Sarah Levy put up the memorial at the Central Synagogue

Family

Parents

Father: Harry Franks (male)
Mother: Lily Isaacs (female)

Military Record

Military service:
British Army, 11th (Reserve) Bttn. Attached 8th Service Bttn. West Riding Regt.
Date discharged/death:
23 October 1915
Rank at discharge/death:
2nd Lieutenant

Roll of Honour

B. A. FRANKS, 23 October 1915

Commonwealth Graves Commission

Rank:
Second Lieutenant
Date of Death:
23/10/1915
Age:
22
Regiment / service:
11th Bn. attd. 8th Bn., Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment)
Cemetery:
Hill 10 Cemetery
Grave reference:
I. G. 2.
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