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About Frederick Fawcett

Date of Birth
13 January 1886

Service Number
M. 2052

Birth Place
Staindrop, Durham, England

Date of Death
7 February, 1950

Place of Death
19 Katherine Street , Darlington, Durham, England

Relationships

Parents
John Fawcett born abt 1846 and Eva (Bungay) Fawcett born abt 1856 Married Q3 1881 Teesdale, Durham, England

Siblings
Step - Elizabeth Eleanor born abt 1873, William Elliot born abt 1874, Alice born abt 1877 , Annie born abt 1879, Blood - Joseph Beetham born abt 1881, John James born 30 July 1882 , Charlie born abt 1884, Ada born abt 1887, Alfred born abt 1890, Arthur born abt 1899

Career

Service
Royal Navy

Unit
HMS Victory, HMS Cleopatra, HMS Vernon

Rank
Sto. 2.

Medals
Star, British War Medal and Victory Medal

Silver Badge
No

Service Record
No

Civilian Employment
1901 Joiner/ carpenter Enlisted 26 May 1905 26 June 1910 – 4 October 1938 Royal Marine Artillery 1939 Carpenter/ Joiner - retired

Campaigns
1914-1919 Gallipoli, Jutland and Russia

Additional Information

Census Information
1891North Side, Staindrop, Durham, England 1901Staindrop, Durham, England 1911 China and East Indies (Royal Navy)

Absent Voters Roll
Church View, Staindrop 2052 Vernon

Electoral Roll
1921-1926 Church View, Staindrop, Durham

1939 Register
19 Katherine Street, Darlington, Durham, England

Sources
Staindrop Roll of Honour, Ancestry, Find My Past, Family Search

Notes
Frederick’s father, John, was Clerk of Works at Raby Estates. His brothers John James and Arthur also served. Sadly Arthur was killed.

- Research by DB