Frederick George Dorymeade

Surname: Dorymeade
Other names: Frederick George
Other people in this story:
Edward Dorymeade
Rosanna Dorymeade (nee Joy)
Beatrice Julia Woodman
William Edward Dorymeade
Locations in this story:
Crichell, Dorset
Sixpenny Handley, Dorset
Stockbridge, Hampshire
France & Flanders
Marlborough Mount, Knockholt, Kent
Bromley, Kent
Orpington, Kent

Frederick George Dorymeade was born in Crichell, Dorset, on 5 Jul 1886 the son of Edward Dorymeade and Rosanna Dorymeade (nee Joy).  He lived his early life in the area including Chapel Farm Cottages, Sixpenny Handley, Dorset.  By 1911 he was boarding at Bosington Farm Cottages, Houghton, Stockbridge, Hampshire.    He had enlisted with the Royal Garrison Artillery as a Gunner (Service No. 43684).  He served in France and Flanders from 10 Sep 1915 with the 16th Heavy Battery.  He was discharged on 30 Jan 1919 and awarded the Victory and British War Medals as well as the 1915 Star.  He had married Beatrice Julia Woodman in the Bromley, Kent, during 1916 and on his discharge from the army had given his address as Marlborough Mount, Knockholt, Kent.   By the time of the 1939 Register he was living at 2 Elm Tree Cottages, Near Orpington, Kent.   His death was recorded in Bromley, Kent, during 1967.  His brother, William Edward Dorymeade, also served in the conflict.


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