Deck Hand Frederick James Watson

Mercantile Marine

Died: Wednesday 28 June 1916 (aged 57)

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Record:
WATSON, FREDERICK JAMES
Additional information:
Husband of Caroline Elizabeth Watson, of 21, Cathcart St., Lowestoft. His son Private Frederick Samuel Watson also fell.
Cemetery:
TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name recorded:
Watson, Frederick J
Memorial:
County Borough Of Tynemouth - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 34489)
Location:
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Watson, F J
Memorial:
Doncaster Grammar School Old Boys - WW1 Plaque (WMR 28128)
Location:
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Watson, F J
Memorial:
East Yorkshire Regt And East Riding Men WW1 (WMR 34681)
Location:
Beverley, Humberside
Name recorded:
Watson, F J
Memorial:
St James Church - WW1 Tablet (WMR 28140)
Location:
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Watson, F J
Memorial:
Sible Hedingham (WMR 22289)
Location:
Sible Hedingham, Essex
Name recorded:
Watson, F J
Memorial:
Johnson Brothers Dyers Ltd (lost) (WMR 21341)
Location:
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Name:
Lieutenant Watson
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
1 Jul 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: Divisional Signal Company (page 102)
Name:
Private A Watson
Context:
Wounded
Date:
23 Jun 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 7 Battalion Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (page 97)
Name:
Lieutenant C P Watson
Context:
other
Date:
24 Jun 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 1 Battalion East Lancashire Regiment (page 316)
Name:
Second Lieutenant C P Watson
Context:
returned_posted
Date:
29 Jun 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 1 Battalion East Lancashire Regiment (page 318)
Name:
Second Lieutenant C P Watson
Context:
returned_training
Date:
29 Jun 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 1 Battalion East Lancashire Regiment (page 318)
Name:
Second Lieutenant C P Watson
Context:
other
Date:
29 Jun 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 1 Battalion East Lancashire Regiment (page 318)
Name:
Lieutenant J H Watson
Context:
promotion
Date:
30 Jun 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: Divisional Signal Company (page 100)
Name:
Second Lieutenant C P Watson
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
1 Jul 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 1 Battalion East Lancashire Regiment (page 321)
Name:
Second Lieutenant C E S Watson
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
1 Jul 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 1 Battalion East Lancashire Regiment (page 321)
Name:
Captain W H L Watson
Context:
award
Date:
2 Jul 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: Divisional Cyclist Company (page 182)