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Roll of Individuals Entitled to the Decoration.


Roll of Individuals Entitled to the Decoration granted under Army Order 530 of 1917, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers.

Life Story

Name: Frederick Davidson.

Service Number: 8557.

Rank: Private.

Battalion: 2nd Battalion.

Regiment: Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers.

Born: 7th August 1886, Belfast.

Died: 7th November 1914.

Address: 25 Fairview Street, Belfast


Frederick Davidson, son of Robert and Isabella Davidson, lived with his wife Lily at 25 Fairview Street, Belfast


He had married Lily Davidson, Nee Trotter, on the 8th January 1912 within Willowfield Church, Belfast


Frederick joined the Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers.

He was posted as part of the British Expeditionary Force to France on the 23rd August 1914.

Frederick was a Private in 2nd Battalion Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers when he was Killed In Action in France on the 7 November 1914 aged 28 years


Fredericks Soldiers Effects were left to his widow.

A Dependant Pension Application Form shows his widow as claimant also


Frederick received the British War Medal, Victory Medal and 1914 Star.


He is Remembered at Ploegsteert Memorial, Belgium.

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