Lance Corporal David Frederick Brandon

Army Number: 22490

Battalion: 2/8th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment.

British 15 Star, British War and Victory MedalBorn at Manchester. Son of Henry and Caroline Brandon, of 4, Metcalf Street, Leicester. Husband of Beatrice E. Ward (formerly Brandon), of 31, Granville Street, Loughborough, Leicestershire. He enlisted at Leicester and went to France on 18th March 1915 and killed in action, 26th September 1917, aged37, in the attack at St. Julian, near Ypres, Belgium. 

Commemorated : Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium. Panel 99 to 102 and 162 to 162A.

Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium.

His brother Private Henry George Brandon 2/7th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment, also fell in the Great War