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F W Wakefield
« on: Friday 18 September 20 13:45 BST (UK) »
 Can anyone assist with an information on :

2878 F W Wakefield 2nd Worc. Regt.

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Re: F W Wakefield
« Reply #1 on: Friday 18 September 20 15:05 BST (UK) »
Findmypast has a record for him. Served 22 years up to 1901 then Great War service in UK in the Queens Royal West Surreys, Royal Defence Corps and an agricultural company of the Labour Corps to discharge in Sep 1918.

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Re: F W Wakefield
« Reply #2 on: Friday 18 September 20 17:10 BST (UK) »
Thanks Max, did you see anything regards him getting a long service award?


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Re: F W Wakefield
« Reply #3 on: Friday 18 September 20 17:19 BST (UK) »
Long Service and Good Conduct Medal with gratuity 1897 (at the 18 year point by the look of it).

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Re: F W Wakefield
« Reply #4 on: Friday 18 September 20 17:20 BST (UK) »
Thanks again.

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Re: F W Wakefield
« Reply #5 on: Friday 18 September 20 17:24 BST (UK) »
Me again!!!
did he keep the same number in WW1 and is he on the medal rolls?

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Re: F W Wakefield
« Reply #6 on: Friday 18 September 20 17:50 BST (UK) »
No he was 500194 in the Queens when he started again in Nov 1914.  No overseas service, no medals.

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Re: F W Wakefield
« Reply #7 on: Friday 18 September 20 17:59 BST (UK) »
Regards Max.