MILLS, Leslie (b. 1898)

Leslie Mills
Regiment Unknown

Mills LeslieLeslie Mills was born in 1898 at Jacksdale, Notts son of Joseph Mills a stationary engine man born Selston and his wife Mary Jane (nee Fairbrother) born Sawley, Derbyshire. Leslie was the youngest of 8 children having elder siblings John H, Thomas, Joseph, Ernest William, Laura, Horace and Burnett. His brother Horace also served in and survived WW1. In 1910 his mother Mary died when Leslie was only aged 12.  In 1911 his widowed father was living at Spring Cottages, Franklin Road, Jacksdale.

Leslie’s service record has not survived and it has not been possible to link him with a regiment.

In 1920 he married Sarah A Holden.