Midforth, Frederick William

BORN HULL 1893. SON OF ALFRED & ADA ANNIE (PAPE) MIDFORTH, THIS CWGC ADDRESS. HE ALSO LIVED AT 6 HERBERTS TERRACE, WALLER STREET AND 7 BELLE VIEW, MIDDLEBURG STREET, HULL, WITH HIS TWO SISTERS ADA AND FLORENCE. HE WORKED AS A SAW MILLER AND FIREMAN. HE ENLISTED WITH THE HULL PALS ON 16/11/1914. SERVED WITH THE 13TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT, IN EGYPT. ARRIVED IN FRANCE ON 08/03/1916. KILLED IN ACTION, AT SERRE, ON 13/11/1916, AGED 23. HE IS BURIED AT LUKE COPSE BRITISH CEMETERY, PUISIEUX. HIS GRAVE INSCRIPTION, READS, “JUST WAITING FOR HIS LOVED ONES”.


First name:
FREDERICK WILLIAM
Military Number:
13/182
Rank:
Private
Date Died
13/11/1916
Place died:
Luke Copse British Cemetery, Puisieux, France
Age:
23
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