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Place of Birth: Earby, Yorkshire
Service No: 241924
Regiment / Corps / Service: Northumberland Fusiliers
Battalion / Unit: 1/5th Battalion
Division: 50th (Northumbrian) Division
Date of Death: 1916-11-14
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: II. C. IO.
CWGC Cemetery: WARLENCOURT BRITISH CEMETERY
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: EARBY, YORKSHIRE
Frederick Jackson was the son of Edmondson and Mary Jackson, née Blezard. Edmondson was born at Earby and Mary at Wigglesworth, Yorkshire.
1891 Earby, Yorkshire Census: Ireland Square - Fred Jackson, aged 4 years, born Thornton [Thornton-in-Craven Parish], Yorkshire, son of Edmond and Mary Jackson.
1901 Earby, Yorkshire Census: 9, Riley Street - Fred Jackson, aged 14 years, born Earby, son of Edmondson and Mary Jackson.
Frederick was married to Eva Wilkinson in 1909.
1911 Earby, Yorkshire Census: 47, Red Lion Street - Frederick Jackson, aged 24 years, born Earby, husband of Eva Jackson.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte Frederick Jackson, 41766, 241924, North'd Fus.
British Army WW1 Medal and Award Rolls: Frederick Jackson, 41766, 1st North'd Fus.; 241924, 1/5th North'd Fus. Pres. dead.
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects: Pte Frederick Jackson, 6686, 241924, 1/5th Bn North'd Fus. Date and Place of Death: 14.11.16. Officially accepted. To whom Authorised/Amount Authorised: Widow - Eva. £2 9s. 1d. Self and child. Widow - Eva. £3 0s. 0d.
‘Earby in the First World War’ by Stephanie Carter, published by Earby & District Local History Society (2014).
‘Our Finest Crop’ by Steven Marshall, published by Earby & District Local History Society (2020).
Data Source: Craven’s Part in the Great War - original CPGW book entryView Entry in CPGW Book
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record:
JACKSON, Frederick, N.F., formerly of 49, Red Lion Street, [Earby], reported missing, presumed killed in action Nov. 1916.
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Private Frederick JACKSON
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Northumberland Fusiliers
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 50th (Northumbrian) Division
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