BESLEY, Francis William Pat

1902 - 1984

Born at Worcester in 1902, son of Arthur Edward Besley, a draper's manager, and his wife Mary Ellen née Pope, who married at Gloucester in 1897. In 1911, a 9 year old living at Barbourne Road, Worcester with his parents, 38 year old Arthur and 39 year old Mary with four siblings. A doctor MRCS and LRCP and a surgeon captain during the Second World War whilst his wife lived at 1 Quay Street, Halesworth, Suffolk. A member and exhibitor at the Norfolk & Norwich Art Circle 1938-1946 from Halesworth. He was buried at St Andrew's church, Walberswick, Suffolk in 1984 beside his wife Dorothy Margaret Besley (1905-1977).