2nd Lieutenant, 10th Battalion South Lancashire Regiment.

Killed in action 19th July 1916, age 28.

Remembered on the Loos Memorial, France.

University Officer Training Corps Member.


Maurice was born at County Cork in 1888 to Charles and Mary Jefferies of Alexandra Park, Manchester. He was educated at Stowell Memorial School and Salford Technical School. He was employed as a civil servant.

In October 1914 Maurice joined the University Officer Training Corps and was gazetted in early May 1915. He was killed in July 1916 during the Battle of the Somme.