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SBYRW : 46402
7th Bn, Wiltshire Regiment ? A black and white photocopy of a photograph of Private 15049 Fredrick Richard Biddle. He was born about 1889 in Birmingham, Warwickshire and was one of 7 children. He married Annie Maria Beale on 4th September 1909. He had 6 children: Frederick George 1910 - 1976, Winifred May 1913 - 1998, Richard Albert 1919 - 2000 (my father), Albert E still born 1921, Joyce Sylvia 1924, Jean Mary 1927 and John Henry 1928 - 1986. He died on the 8th April 1931 at Winson Green, North Birmingham, Warwickshire, England Aged 42. He died after contracting Pneumonia at his wife?s grave side 3 weeks earlier. He is buried in an unmarked paupers grave plot 19 Ref. C9274 a few rows away from the unmarked paupers grave plot 20 Ref 8764 of his wife at Uplands Cemetery, Smethwick, West Midlands. During his service he was wounded in action leaving him with a withered arm.
Person(s): Biddle, F R, Private,
Wiltshire Regiment, 7th [Service] Bn