1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Frederick Greaves

Contributed by: Nigel, on 2008-11-25

Frederick Greaves
First Name Frederick
Surname Greaves
Year of Birth 1890
Year of Death 1973
Regiment Sherwood Foresters
Place of Wartime Residence Killamarsh, Derbyshire

Frederick's Story

In Memory of my distant cousin Pvt/Cpl Frederick Greaves V.C. Soldier of the 9th Battalion Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment, he saw action at Gallipoli, the Somme and Passchendaele. He won the VICTORIA CROSS on the 4th October 1917.

Coalminer and Deputy at Markham colliery.

Member of the St John's Ambulance and the Royal British Legion.

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