Alan Fayers Mitchell

Rank 
Lance Corporal
Regiment 
Rifle Brigade
Date of death 
25 September 1915
Age of death 
21
Cemetery / Memorial 
Belgium
Biography 

Alan Fayers Mitchell (whose middle name appears as ‘Faynes’ on records held by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission) served a Lance Corporal in the 12th Battalion, the Rifle Brigade.

Alan was born in Leytonstone in about 1894 but by the time of his death lived at 52 Montalt Road, Woodford. He died on 25th September 1915, aged 21 years.

His name is featured on the Ploegsteert Memorial in Belgium.

Sources:

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

Ancestry.com