Digitized Service Record
Source: British Home Children Who Died in the First World War.
Private Frederick William Hawes, Circa 1916-1918. Photograph courtesy of Randall Hawes.
Grave Marker – Died of wounds received at Marcelcave in front of Amiens. Photo and additional information provided by The Commonwealth Roll Of Honour Project. Volunteer Mike Symmonds . Via CVWM
“Died of Wounds” He was wounded in the head and body by shrapnel from an enemy shell which exploded near him, while taking part in military operations near Marcelcave, in front of Amiens. After receiving attention he was taken to No. 5 Casualty Clearing Station where he succumbed to his wounds.