Frederick William Vaughan

Lance Corporal 2354, Princess Charlotte of Wales’ (Royal Berkshire) Regiment

1894 - 1916

Laid to rest: Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ext. Pt 11 M-Z France (Grave IVA 22)

Born in Cholsey 1894 and enlisting in Wallingford he died of wounds 12th November 1916, aged 22.

Son of Henry and Ellen Louise Vaughan. In 1901 Frederick’s family were living at 19 Manor Farm Cottages, Cholsey and his father was a carter on the farm. By 1911 they had moved to Slade End and 17yr old Frederick was working as a farm labourer. The census reveals that there had been 11 children born but 3 had died.