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2719213   Corporal Frederick William Atkinson
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 30/12/2015
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 2nd Battalion, Irish Guards (British Army)
Died: 02/08/1944 (Killed in Action)
Age: 27
Summary      
born in County Armagh. PROVISIONAL - TO BE CONFIRMED. Was the 27 year old son of Mr Joseph Atkinson, Blackwatertown, Armagh, who had enlisted prior to the war. He had only been married for a few months before being killed in action on 02/08/1944.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Bayeux War Cemetery
  Bayeux, Calvados, 4
Grave Ref: Grave XXVI-E-4
CWGC Casualty 2955300
Summary      
The town of Bayeux, in Normandy, lies 30 kilometres north-west of Caen. Bayeux War Cemetery is situated in the south-western outskirts of the town on the by-pass (D5), which is named Boulevard Fabian Ware. On the opposite side of the road stands the Bayeux Memorial.
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Local Memorial Details

No Memorial Name Townland
1 Moy War Memorial - WWII Moy
References and Links
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1 Armagh War Memorial Details of F W Atkinson
2 War Graves Photographic Project Photo of F W Atkinson's gravestone can be purchased here
3 WW2 Guards in Bayeau Cemetery Various photos of F W Atkinson Grave. Photo by Peter 'Micky' Campbell
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