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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, died of wounds Oct. 25, 1918.
WHITAKER, Corporal Fred, aged 21, Yorkshire Regiment, 9, Cobden Street, 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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