Moorgate Cemetery

Frederick Percy Harper

He was born in Rotherham 1891 and he was a house painter, living at 4 Warwick Street, Rotherham with his father Robert, mother Elizabeth, brother Sydney and sister Blanche.

He enlisted in Rotherham into 1st/5th battalion York and Lancaster regiment service number 240845. After landing in France 28 June 1915, he was killed in action 9 October 1917 aged 26.

He has no known grave and is commemorated on the Tyne Cot Memorial To The Missing.

Tyne Cot Memorial To The Missing

(Article and image kindly supplied by Steve Walsh)