Private Sydney Ball

Army Number: 242445

Battalion: 1/6th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment.

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Born and lived at Burton-Upon-Trent, Staffordshire. Son of John and Rosa Ball, of 8 Walker Street, Burton-Upon-Trent. He was a shop boy prior to enlisting at Derby. He died of wounds, 25th September 1918, at No. 47 Casualty Clearing Station at Brie, France.

Buried: Brie British Cemetery, France. Plot 3. Row D. Grave 1.

Brie British Cemetery, France.

Private Sydney Ball is also commemorated on the following local memorials:-
Burton-Upon-Trent Town Hall War Memorial, Burton-Upon-Trent, Staffordshire.