Horace Cecil Swallow

Private 28590

1st Bn. King's Own Scottish Borderers

Horace Cecil Swallow died on Monday 23rd April 1917, aged 20 years, and was remembered on the ARRAS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France.

He was born 1897 at Hucknall Torkard, the son of John Edward and Alice Swallow. John Edward Swallow was a Farm Bailiff, and a native of Hucknall  Torkard. On the 1901 census the family lived at Teversal, and at the time of Horace's death their address was Stanley Grange, Teversal, Notts.

He was the brother of John Robert Swallow, who is also recorded on the Teversal War Memorial.



Notts Free Press - Teversal Roll of Honour - 31st January 1919

H.C. Swallow,  K.O.S.B.

From ‘Soldiers who died in the Great War 1914-19 –  King's Own Scottish Borderers

SWALLOW Horace Cecil. Born Hucknall, Notts, enlisted Stanton Hill, Notts (resides Mansfield, Notts). 1st Bn., King's Own Scottish Borderers, Private 28590, Killed in Action, France & Flanders, 23rd April 1917. Formerly 40223 South Staffs.



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