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Place of Birth: Barnoldswick, Yorkshire
Service No: 28621
Regiment / Corps / Service: Alexandra, Princess of Wales Own (Yorkshire Regiment)
Battalion / Unit: 9th (Service) Battalion
Division: 25th Division
Date of Death: 1918-10-26
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: Div. 62. V. N. 9.
CWGC Cemetery: STE MARIE CEMETERY, LE HAVRE
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: BARNOLDSWICK, YORKSHIRE
Fred Whittaker was the son of George Albert and Mary Whittaker, née Elsworth and cousin of Senior Reserve Attendant Alfred Carr Elsworth (M/10074) (q.v.).
1901 Barnoldswick, Yorkshire Census: Chapel Street - Fred Whittaker, aged 3 years, born Barnoldswick, son of George A. and Mary Whittaker.
1911 Barnoldswick, Yorkshire Census: 9, Cobden Street - Fred Whittaker, aged 13 years, born Barnoldswick, son of George Albert and Mary Whittaker.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte Fred Whittaker, 28621, Yorkshire Regiment.
Data Source: Cravens Part in the Great War - original CPGW book entryView Entry in CPGW Book
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record:
WHITAKER, Corporal Fred, aged 21 years, Yorkshire Regiment, son of Mr. and Mrs. George Whitaker, 9, Cobden Street, [Barnoldswick], died of wounds Oct. 25, 1918.
WHITAKER, Corporal Fred, aged 21, Yorkshire Regiment, 9, Cobden Street, [Barnoldswick], died of wounds Oct. 25, 1918
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Private Fred WHITTAKER
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Alexandra, Princess of Wales Own (Yorkshire Regiment)
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 25th Division
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