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Frederick Cyril CROCKER

Male Abt 1888 - 1915  (~ 27 years)


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  • Name Frederick Cyril CROCKER  [1, 2
    Born Abt 1888  Stornoway Lewis, Rosshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • He was born in Stornaway.
    Gender Male 
    Military Service
    • He served in the First World War and gave his life.
    Died 1 Jun 1915  [3, 4
    • Frederick Cyril CROCKER, Sergeant in the Northumberland Fusiliers; Unit text: "A" Coy. 1st/6th Bn., age 27, died 1 June 1915; Service No. 1865.

      His death appeared in the newspaper:

      Personal War Notes: Sergt. Frederick Cyril CROCKER, of the 6th Northumberland Fusiliers [ineligible], son of Lieut. John CROCKER, Divisional Officer of Coastguards, of Southend and Portishead, was wounded in the ankle at the battle of St. Julien, and while lying injured a shrapnel shell burst and fractured the spine, from which he died. The funeral took place at Ipswich on Friday. Published in Chelmsford Chronicle, 11 June 1915.
    Buried Ipswich Cemetery, Ipswich, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Address:
    Ipswich Cemetery
    Ipswich, Suffolk, England 
    • Grave/Memorial Reference: K. 14. 12A.

      In Memory of/ Serjeant FREDERICK CYRIL CROCKER/ 1865, "A" Coy. 1st/6th Bn., Northumberland Fusiliers/ who died age 27/ on 01 June 1915/ Son of Lieut. John CROCKER, R.N. and Mrs. CROCKER, of Claremont, Portishead, Somerset; husband of Janet/ CROCKER, of 46, Ailsa St. East., Girvan, Ayrshire./ Remembered with honour/ IPSWICH CEMETERY
    Person ID I8497  Nosworthy
    Last Modified 25 Oct 2015 

    Father John Brooking CROCKER,   b. 2 Feb 1855, Looe, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1936, Tilbury, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Annie BARDSLEY,   b. 26 Mar 1861, Maidstone, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Dec 1947, Portishead, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 6 Apr 1880  Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Address 1881  [5
    18 Bruce St., Greenock West, Scotland 
    Address 1891  [2
    Cairnryan, Inch, Wigtownshire, Scotland 
    Address 1901  [6
    Fort Charlotte Chief Offrs. House, Lerwick, Scotland 
    Address 1911  [7
    34 Kirkland Ave., Birkenhead, Cheshire 
    Address 1915  [3
    Clairemont, Portishead, Somerset 
    • Address at the time of their son Frederick's death on 1 June 1915.
    Family ID F2125  Group Sheet

    Family Janet MACLEOD,   b. Abt 1888,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 10 Jun 1911  Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Address 1915  [3
    46 Ailsa St. East, Girvan, Ayrshire 
    • Address at the time of Frederick's death on 1 June 1915.
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
    Last Modified 12 Aug 2010 
    Family ID F2594  Group Sheet

  • Headstones
    CROCKER
    CROCKER

    In Memory of
    SERGEANT FREDERICK CYRIL CROCKER
    1865, "A" Coy. 1st/6th Bn., Northumberland Fusiliers
    who died age 27
    on 01 June 1915
    Son of Lieut. John Crocker, R.N. and Mrs. Crocker, of Claremont, Portishead, Somerset; husband of Janet
    Crocker, of 46, Ailsa St., East, Girvan, Ayrshire
    Remembered with honour


  • Sources 
    1. [S676] Personal communication.

    2. [S452] Census of Scotland, 1891.

    3. [S28] Website: The Commonwealth War Graves Commission (www.cwgc.org).

    4. [S217] Newspaper.

    5. [S469] Census of Scotland, 1881.

    6. [S548] Census of Scotland, 1901.

    7. [S579] Census of England, 1911, (1 April 1911).


  

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