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Person Details

CHURCH, Frank Reginald

Memorials

Name: Dedworth and Clewer Dedworth Road, Windsor
NIWM Ref: 7942
RBWM Ref: WM114
Name: Eton - WW1 High Street, Eton
NIWM Ref: 7954
RBWM Ref: WM234
Name: Eton Wick and Boveney Eton Wick Road, Eton Wick
NIWM Ref: 7948
RBWM Ref: WM176

Person Details

Place of birth: Reading, Berks
A.K.A: Frederick   CHURCH
Gender: Male
Date of death: 19/07/1916
Place of death: La Gorgue, France
Manner of death: Died of wounds
Age at death: 29
CWGC Ref: 327898
TWGPP Ref: 3971207
Address: 64 Oxford Road Windsor

Military details

Joined: Enlisted-Maidenhead
Military Organisation: Army
Rank: Lance Corporal
Service Number: 3760

Relatives

Father Thomas CHURCH
Mother Alice CHURCH
Wife Sarah Ann CHURCH (nee BARRETT)

Additional information

Lance Corporal Church's wounds were incurred in the Battle of Fromelles and he died at Ferme de Bois. He was killed in action of Wednesday 19th July 1916 and lies in the Laventie Military Cemetery, La Gorgue, grave ref. 11. Frank was the 9th man to have been killed from Eton Wick during the Great War. The Eton Wick History Group have a detailed page about Frank.
Frank was the son of Thomas and Alice Church of Oxford Road in Windsor. He left behind a widow, Sarah Ann Church.

Resources

Frank Church biography

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