Born: 1891, Bombay, India.
Died: 26th October 1914; age 23; KiA.
Enlistment Location: Woolwich, Kent.
Date of Entry Therein: 15th August 1914.
Rank: Bombardier: Service Number: 43920; Regiment: Royal Horse Artillery, ‘E’ Battery.
Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1914 Star + Clasp.
Panel 5 & 9.
Ypres (Menin Gate), Memorial,
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Mrs Dickson, of 438, Lower Addiscombe Road, Croydon, Surrey.
Francis was 19 years old, a Trumpeter in the Royal Horse Artillery, ‘G’ Battery.
Father – John Dickson, born 1850, Devonport, Devon. A Captain in the Indian Army – Ordnance Depot.
Mother – Esther, born 1851, Woolwich, Kent.
Brother – Alfred Charles Dickson, born 1899, Quetta Resident, Bengal.
Royal Horse Artillery: