We remember Frederick Peter Towse

We remember Frederick Peter Towse

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Timeline

Timeline

1889
birth Billingshurst United Kingdom Source:9603793 Source:4485207 31st July 1889
1915
enlistment Horsham United Kingdom Source:7963281 10th August 1915
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:7963281 7th June 1916 - 31st July 1917
employment Labourer Billingshurst United Kingdom Source:7963281
service British Army Private 16673 Coldstream Guards Source:4485207
1917
death Killed in Action He was "killed instantaneously by a shell in France on his 28th birthday". (He is commemorated at the Menin Gate Memorial at Ypres which means that his body was not found.) Pilckem Belgium Source:7497819 Source:9603793 Source:4485207 31st July 1917
burial Ypres (menin Gate) Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Belgium panel 11 Source:9603793

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Frederick Peter
Initials FP
Last Name Towse
Source 4485207
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 16673 Coldstream Guards Private
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Albert Owen Towse father
Mary nee Reeves mother
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Blue Brown
DateHeightSource
1915-08-10 5'9"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1915-08-10 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

External Evidence

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Slinfold Great War Project Janice135627

Multimedia

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Commemorative bellringing at Slinfold, Sussex Janice135627

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