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Pvt Frederick James Park

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Pvt Frederick James Park

Birth
Clutton, Bath and North East Somerset Unitary Authority, Somerset, England
Death 26 Apr 1942 (aged 16–17)
Bath, Bath and North East Somerset Unitary Authority, Somerset, England
Burial Bath, Bath and North East Somerset Unitary Authority, Somerset, England
Plot Sec. K.K. Joint grave 26.
Memorial ID 80603371 View Source
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Casualty of WWII,Frederick served with the Home Guard 5th Somerset (Bath City) Bn.
He was 17 and the son of Herbert Park and of Florence Gladys Park of Bath.
He was one of two young members of the Home Guard to be killed during an attack on the City of Bath designed to de-moralize Britain-the famous Baedeker Blitz or Baedeker raids, a series of Vergeltungsangriffe ("retaliatory raids") by the German air force on English cities in response to the bombing of the erstwhile Hanseatic League city of Lübeck during the night from 28 to 29 March 1942 during World War II.

He was laid to rest with his comrade Private Alan Richmond Woods


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