Edwin (Edward) Lucas

Memorial: Warmley - Memorial Gardens - Stanley Road

Regiment: Royal Dublin Fusiliers

Medals: British War Medal, Next of Kin Memorial Plaque 1914 - 1921, Victory Medal

Rank and number: Private 41403

Parents: William and Mary Jane Lucas (nee Leonard)

Marital status: Single

Home address: The Batch, Tower Road, Warmley, Bristol (1901 and 1911 Census records)

Pre-war occupation: Scholar on 1911 Census

Date of birth: 1898

Place of birth: Warmley, Bristol

Date of death: 21/03/1918

Buried/Commemorated at: Pozieres Memorial (Panel 79 and 80), France

Age: 19

Further information:

Edwin (Edward) was born in 1898 (3rd Quarter) and baptised at St. Barnabas Church, Warmley on 20 November 1898. Birth registration was in the name of Edward and baptised as Edwin. The records switch between the two.

Edwin (Edward) served with the 1st Battalion, Royal Dublin Fusiliers and was missing presumed Killed in Action on 21 March 1918

By kind permission, this information is based on the following source(s):

Forces War Records, Commonwealth War Graves Commission, Findmypast (Soldiers Died during the Great War, 1901 & 1911 Census etc), Researcher John Davis.