838292, Bombardier, Frederick Charles BISHOP
Aged 27
medals not known
5th Searchlight Regiment, Royal Artillery
Killed in Action on Friday 13th February 1942

Born Q3-1914 [Newmarket 3b:858], the son of Charles William and Annabel Ida BISHOP (née RAWLINSON), of 9 Barton Place, Mill Hill, Newmarket. None have been found in the 1939 register.

No details are to hand of his unit in the final days of the fighting before Singapore was surrendered to the Japanese on 15th February.

photo from asiawargraves.com

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Frederick is buried in the Kranji War Cemetery, Singapore- Ref: Coll.Grave 21.C.11-16

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