Private FREDERICK LEONARD CHOWEN

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Rank Private
Forenames FREDERICK LEONARD
Surname CHOWEN
Initials F L
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Monday, 24 July 1944
Age 27
Nationality Unknown
Residence or Entered Service From Unknown, UNKNOWN
Service Number 1554157
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment East Yorkshire Regiment
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 2 Battalion, East Yorkshire Regiment (3rd Infantry Division)
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration BANNEVILLE-LA-CAMPAGNE WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location I. B. 13.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph HE DIED. AS HE LIVED. FOR OTHERS. SWEET MEMORIES ARE LEFT FOR THOSE HE LOVED
Family Details SON OF FREDERICK EDGAR AND CATHERINE AGNES CHOWEN.

Additional Information

 

 

Killed in action.1

 

 

References
1. A History of the East Yorkshire Regiment (Duke of York's Own) In the War of 1939-45. p.331. Published by William Sessions Limited 1952. By Lieutenant Colonel P. R. Nightingale, Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE).

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph:  
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Additional information provided by: A History of the East Yorkshire Regiment (Duke of York's Own) In the War of 1939-45. p.331. Published by William Sessions Limited 1952. By Lieutenant Colonel P. R. Nightingale, Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE). Carl Shilleto.

 

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