1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Frank Fleetwood

Contributed by: Chris Bertram, on 2008-11-11

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First Name Frank
Surname Fleetwood
Year of Birth 1896
Year of Death 1916
Regiment London Regiment
Place of Wartime Residence Grenoside, Sheffield, South Yorkshire

Frank's Story

He used to take his niece around Genoside on his shoulders when on leave. He was a postman which was a protected occupation but it is rumoured he was given a white feather.- by a woman who did not want her own son to go to war. He died in captivity and the family did not know where he was burried but now have found his grave.

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