St Peter's School
Rank: Captain F. M. B., K. O. R. L. R.
Date of Birth: 17/09/1894
At St Peter's: 1885-1893
Date of Death: 22/05/1915
Regiment: King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment)
Cemetery: Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial
Frank trained as a doctor at St Thomas’s Hospital Medical School. He spent four years in charge of a Medical Practice in Alfreton, moving on to Hornby near Lancaster. From 1911 he worked in Lancaster with Drs Parker and Dean. In his spare time Frank was a talented cricketer and was Captain of Caton Cricket Club for many years.
There is further information on the First World War Poetry Digital Archive site: http://www.oucs.ox.ac.uk/ww1lit/gwa/document/9588?REC=5
Thanks to Johan Moors for the images from his website Footsteps…1914–1918