Frederick Hill.

From a local newspaper dated 1/9/1916 = Brampton Cyclist killed.  Pte. Fred Hill, son of Mrs. Hill, of Bell End Brampton, has been killed by shrapnel.  He joined the Hunts. Cyclists during the early part of the war, and was serving in France with the Warwicks.

He is remembered at the Thiepval Memorial to the Missing on the Somme in France.

 
Private 20798, 1/7th Royal Warwickshire Regiment. 48th South Midland Division. Killed in action on the Somme 19th August 1916 in France & Flanders. Enlisted Huntingdon, resident Brampton. Next of kin Brampton. Formerly 681, Hunts Cyclist Battalion. Commemorated on The Thiepval Memorial.  Panel 9B.
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Thiepval Memorial.

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09/04/2012

. . Martyn Smith