Other names: Frederick James
Locations in this story: Tarrant Hinton, DorsetTarrant Monkton, DorsetIwerne Minster, DorsetYeovil, Somerset
Story: Frederick James Winsor was born in Tarrant Hinton, Dorset, on 29 May 1895 and baptised there on 21 Jul 1895 the son of George Winsor and Louisa Lucy Winsor (nee Horne). He lived his early life in Tarrant Hinton but by 1911 the family had moved to Tarrant Monkton, Dorset, from where he enlisted on 26 Jun 1916 and joined the Royal Navy (Service No. K34783). He served in various ships of the line becoming a Stoker 1st Class. He was discharged on 21 Dec 1918 and awarded the Victory and British War Medals. He had registered his address in the Absent Voters List 1918 as The Drove, Iwerne Minster, Dorset. He married Agnes Laura Elizabeth Bell at Iwerne Minster, Dorset, on 2 Oct 1924. By the time of the 1939 Register he was living at Lower Stone Farm Cottage, Mudford Road, Yeovil, Somerset, working as a Pig Herdsman. He died in Yeovil on 8 Dec 1975. His brother, Thomas Walter Winsor, also served in the conflict.