Farrington, Cecil Hubert –

Youngest son of William W. and Margaret Farrington, of Bolton, Lancashire. Formerly Sergeant, Loyal North Lancashire Regiment; formerly King’s Own Royal Lancaster Regiment. Commissioned from the ranks. Reported wounded in the leg and arm and missing since 29/11/1917 at Cambrai and subsequently confirmed prisoner of war.

Personal details

  • Surname: Farrington
  • Forename: Cecil Hubert
  • Date of birth: Not known
  • Birth place: Not known
  • Place of residence: Not known
  • Gender: Male
  • Age of death: Not known
  • Place of death: Not known
  • Date of death: Not known
  • Casualty type: Not known

Service details

  • Rank: Second Lieutenant
  • Unit: 6th (City of London) (Territorial) Battalion (Rifles).
  • Service number: Not known
  • Regiment: London (Territorial) Regiment
  • Enlistment date: Not known
  • Enlistment location: Not known
  • Conflict: WW1


  • Service medals: Not known
  • Silver War badge: Not known
  • Awards: M.C.


  • CWGC Memorial: Not known
  • CWGC reference: Not known

Local newspaper entries

  • Bolton Journal and Guardian entries: 20/04/1917 01/02/1918
  • Bolton Journal and Guardian references: 6e* 6e
  • Bolton Chronicle: 14/12/1917

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