Frank Charles Woodcock

Name

Frank Charles Woodcock

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

21/03/1918
19

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
54510
Manchester Regiment
“C” Company, 2nd/5th Bn.

Awards

British War and Victory medals

Cemetery/Memorial

BELLICOURT BRITISH CEMETERY
I. A. 13.
France

Headstone

>Not Researched

UK Memorials

Royston Town War Memorial

Pre War

Frank was the son of Mr & Mrs H. Woodcock of 13 Wrexham Terrace, Royston.

Wartime Service

He enlisted in the army in February 1917, and when out to France in October 1917. On 21st March 1918 his Battalion was located near Hervilly Wood, when the Germans launched their spring offensive, commonly known as the Kaiserschlacht. During this action was all of the Battalion were either killed, wounded or taken prisoner.

Acknowledgments

Paul Johnson