Fred Sharp

Name

Fred Sharp

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

03/08/1918

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Second Lieutenant
Duke of Cambridge’s Own (Middlesex Regiment)
10th Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

THELUS MILITARY CEMETERY
V. C. 9.
France

UK Memorials

Hatfield War Memorial
Hertford Grammar Memorial - now Richard Hale School, Hertford

Pre War

His father was Frank B Sharp, and home was in High Street, Buntingford. His father was a Tailor (Retail Proprietor). Fred was born on 27th April 1895. He attended Buntingford Elementary and then Hertford (Hale's) Grammar from 20th January 1910 to 29th July 1911. When he left school, he had a clerkship.

Wartime Service

He first served in the 1st Herts and the as a Second Lieutenant in the Middlesex. He was killed in action in northern France.

Acknowledgments

Eddie Roche - Richard Hale School, Jonty Wild