Born in Prees, Whitchurch, Shropshire in April 1890, the fourth son of the late Robert and the late Sarah Whitney of 1 Church Cottages, Prees, Whitchurch, Shropshire.
The 1911 census shows Frederick as a plasterer’s server.
Frederick’s older brother William also lost his life in the Great War.
Regiment : 14th Battalion Welsh Regiment; enlisted with King’s Shropshire Light Infantry (11282)
Rank : Private
Service Number : 56834
Killed in action; France 3 September 1918 Aged 28