Memorial: Downend - Christ Church
Regiment: Middlesex Regiment
Medals: British War Medal, Next of Kin Memorial Plaque 1914 - 1921, Victory Medal
Rank and number: Private 293102
Parents: William Daniel and Caroline Nash
Marital status: Married
Home address: Staple Hill, Bristol
Pre-war occupation: Labourer/tool operator
Date of birth: 1886
Place of birth: Oldland, Bristol
Date of death: 22/09/1918
Buried/Commemorated at: Fins New British Cemetery (Ref. V. E. 10.), Sorel-Le-Grand
Daniel Nash was born in 1886 in Oldland, Bristol. The son of William Daniel and Caroline, he lived in the family home in Staple Hill, Bristol with his parents and sister Sarah.
Daniel married Sarah Agnes (nee Suter) on 2 July 1911 at Ste Matthews, Moorfields, Bristol. They had four children, William Gilbert, Elsie, Percy Lewis and Violet and lived in Soundwell, Bristol.
Daniel was a Labourer/Tool Operator before he joined up as a Private at the age of 32 years with the Duke of Cambridge’s Own (Middlesex) Regiment, 18th Battalion. He was Killed in Action at Flanders, France on 22 September 1918 age 32 years.
Commemorated on the Christ Church Downend and Staple Hill (Page Park) Memorials.
By kind permission, this information is based on the following source(s):
Forces War Records and CWGC