Frost, F W
FREDERICK WILLIAM FROST
Remembered with honour Helles Memorial: Panel 196.
He enlisted at Edward Street, London; was entitled to the Victory, British War and 1914-15 Star medals, his qualifying date being 19 April 1915, and was killed in action in Gallipoli. Unfortunately, Frederick’s Service Record appears to be one that did not survive the World War Two bombing.
There is a Death announcement for Frederick in the West Herts and Watford Observer dated 15 January 1916.
Son of James William and Elizabeth Emma (nee FULFORD) FROST.
His parents married in the Banbury, Oxon, district. Elizabeth died 1950 in the Chichester, Sussex, district aged 80; James died 28 April 1952 in Bognor Regis, Sussex, aged 83.
Frederick was born 1895 in Kentish Town, London, and resided in Oxhey, Herts. He worked for the London & North Western Railway Company as a clerk in the Audit Office, Euston.
On the 1901 Census, aged 6 he lived in Oxhey, with his parents and one sibling. On the 1911 Census, a railway clerk aged 16, he still lived in Oxhey, with his parents and two siblings.
Unit3rd (City of London) Battalion (Royal Fusiliers)
Date of death28/11/1915
Age at death20
Place of death
- 1st S.W. Herts Scout Troop [in St Mary's Parish Church Watford] (4)
- Abbot's Langley Herts War Memorial (17)
- Aldbury Herts War Memorial (1)
- Aldenham Herts War Memorial (located in Letchmore Heath Herts) (8)
- All Saints Church Croxley Green Herts (12)
- All Saints Church Harrow Weald Middx (2)
- All Saints Church Hertford (1)
- All Saints Church King's Langley Herts (1)
- All Saints Church Leavesden Herts (31)
- All Saints Church Witham Essex (3)