Short Service (All Arms)
(7 years with the Colours and 5 years in
11072 Name- Frank Glayzer Corps The
Name Frank Glayzer.
Born Rochester, Kent.
Date of birth 8th June 1899.
Trade Coffee Bar Assistant.
Joined at Canterbury 23-6-17.
Next of kin Mr. Percy Frank Glazyer, 15
Winchelsea Terrace, Dover Father.
Age on enlistment 18 years 15days.
Killed in action 27/8/18.
Buried 62 DNE? Sandpit Cemetery.
Casualty Form Active Service.
Proceeded to join 8th Buffs
Arrived Ex 38-1 BD (u/age) Etaples
Arrived Ex front Etaples 19/11/17.
Posted from 8th to 6th
Bn. The Buffs 27/3/18.
Sir, herewith please find the Birth
Certificate of your son, L/11072 Private F. Glayzer 8th
Buffs. He is being withdrawn from the firing line until he
reaches the age of 18.
(Maggie, they have date stamped over the
age, it looks like 18 to me, but I may be wrong J.)
With reference to your letter dated
(3/12/17) instructions have been issued for No. L/11072 Pte F.
Glazyer 8th East Kent Regt. to be withdrawn from the
firing line in accordance with Army Council Instructions No.
1184/1917 Para 2 c.
L/11702. Private F. Glayzer 8th Btn The
Birth certificate shows the man born
8/6/99. Please deal with him in accordance with Army Council
Instruction 1184/1917 Para 2 c.
British War and Victory Medal.
Property retuned, Disc, Photos, Tobacco
Regiment 6th The Buffs East Kent
11072 Pte Glayzer Frank deceased.
Father of soldier Percy Frank Glayzer
15 Winchelsea Terrace.
J.V. Glayzer age 19 Soldiers ----?
A. G. Glayzer age 15 15, Winchelsea
H. Glayzer age 13 As above.
C. Glayzer age 10 As above.
Half blood brother A. White age 27
Soldier - Ireland.