Killed in action aged 33
Grave unknown

Richard was born in Market Harborough, the only son of Charles William, a gentleman. 

He was educated at Eton and was up at Christ Church 1902-1903 BA 

Commenced service 4 August 1914, and served in the ranks before being commissioned 2nd Lieutenant 2/5th Lancashire Fusiliers.

Killed in action at Trones Wood, Richard’s name is recorded on the THIEPVAL Memorial, Pier and Face 3C and 3D.