Lt Francis Edgar Silk

1895 Apr 11. Born Liverpool, Lancashire

1901 census at 5, Tilney Street, Walton On The Hill, Liverpool

1911 census 14 Dingley Avenue Walton Liverpool

1915 Feb 12 .Landed in France

1915 Dec 19. Commissioned 2nd Lt in Welsh Regiment. The undermentioned to be Second Lieutenants : — Private Francis Edgar Silk, from The King's (Liverpool Regiment).

1917 Jul 1. Promoted Lt.

1917 Dec 19. The undermentioned Lts. cease to be empld. with the Bn.: F. E. Silk (Welsh R., T.F.)

1918 Nov 14. Welsh Reg. The undermentioned to be actg. Capts. while comdg. -Cos.: — Lt. F. E. Silk (6th Bn., T.F.).

1920 Feb 7. Married in Islington to Amy Shepherd

1920 Aug 24. Joined ADRIC with service no 384. Posted to D Coy

1921 Jun 25 to 24 Jul on Leave

1921 Aug 13 to 27 Aug on Leave

1922 Jan 20. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1922 Moved to Ulster Special Constabulary

1924 Living at 66 Alexandra Park Avenue. Belfast

1941 Mar 7. Capt. Francis Edgar SILK (119512) to be Lt.

1951 Oct/Dec married at Stockport, Cheshire to Anne Litherland

1959 Jun 24. Died Stockport, Cheshire

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