William George Fitkin

Name

William George Fitkin

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

10/01/1915
31

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
8250
Bedfordshire Regiment
1st Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL
Panel 31 and 33.
Belgium

UK Memorials

Hertford Town Memorial
St Andrew’s Church Roll of Honour, Hertford
St Andrew’s Church Memorial, Hertford

Pre War

Born on 3 Jan 1884 in 65 St Andrew’s Street, Hertford son of Charles and Eliza (Hart) Fitkin and baptised on 27 Jan 1884 in St Andrew’s, Hertford.

Wartime Service

He had already enlisted at Hertford by 1911 and was at Aldershot. He entered France on 16 Aug 1914 and was killed in action.

Additional Information

Brother of Driver Harry Fitkin who died in 1918 in Greece and of Driver Frederick Charles Fitkin who died in Palestine in 1918 and who are also commemorated on these memorials.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox