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1885 - 1916


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1887 - 1916


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1894 - 1916


Pte 17911 Morton Neill
1897 - 1916


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1883 - 1918
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Pte 32741 Frederick Fitzroy

  • Age: 22
  • From: Liverpool
  • Regiment: The King's (Liverpool Regiment) 18th Btn
  • K.I.A Wednesday 18th October 1916
  • Commemorated at: Thiepval Memorial
    Panel Ref: P&F1D8B &8 C.

Frederick Fitzroy was born on the 5th November, 1894 in Liverpool. He was the son of Mrs. Mary Fitzroy, of 78 Earle Rd, Edge Hill, Liverpool. He was educated at Newsham School, Liverpool.

 

The 1911 Census shows the family living at 47 Lennox Street, Liverpool.

The Father Frederick is aged 48, and is a Furniture Removers Assistant, born in Liverpool. His wife Mary is aged 39, born in Manchester and they have been married for 21 years. The children are Harold Lancelot aged 18, Butcher Assistant, Frederick aged 16, Cycle Makers Assistant, William aged 14, Butcher Boy, Harry aged 13, Thomas and Winifred aged 8, Albert aged 7 and Ivy aged 5. All the children were born in Liverpool.

He enlisted in Liverpool and was serving in the 18th Battalion, The King’s Liverpool Regiment as Private No 32741 when he was killed in action on the 18th October 1916 aged 22 during the Battle of the Transloy Ridges which was part of the ongoing Somme Offensive

He has no known grave and is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, France.

He is also commemorated on St Anne’s C. of E. Church, Stanley.  

We currently have no further information on Frederick Fitzroy, If you have or know someone who may be able to add to the history of this soldier, please contact us.

Birth and School records show Frederick was born in 1894 and the Census records hold the year 1895.

 

His brother Harry enlisted in Liverpool and was serving as Lance Corporal 303080, Lancashire Fusiliers, 3rd/5th Battalion when he died 09/10/1917, aged 19. He is remembered at Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium.

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