Born in 1893, Francis Henry Carsley was the son of Thomas and Mary Carsley who in 1901 lived on the Moelydd, Treflach before moving to Stone House, Nantmawr where the 1911 census shows them residing.
In his youth Francis Henry attended Nantmawr British School before going on to work like his father and older brother William as a Limestone Quarryman.
Memorial and War Grave Information
Lance Corporal Francis Henry Carsley
15731 Kings Shropshire Light Infantry
is remembered with honour on the Doiran Memorial. He is also on the Nantmawr British School Roll of Honour which was written in 1917 by another former pupil and soldier. On this he is simply recorded as missing.
The picture at the very bottom of this page is one taken of the memorial plaque to the 22nd Division that fought in Salonika