1914-2014: Abergele & District Commemorations: Frederick Edwards

Private 12233 Frederick Edwards, 2nd Battalion, Royal Welsh Fusiliers. Died of natural causes, 14 December 1914.

Known simply as Fred, he was born in St. Asaph, enlisted in Rhyl and lived in St. George. He arrived in France at Le Havre on 24 November 1914 as a reinforcement for the 2nd Royal Welsh Fusiliers. He was hospitalised at Le Havre almost immediately and before he could be sent to join up with his new battalion at the front he died on 14 December 1914.

Plot Div. 14. H. 1., Ste. Marie Cemetery, Le Havre, France. He is commemorated on the St. George War Memorial.

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