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Frederick was the son of Frederick Michael and Barbara Rupp. He served at Gallipoli and France from 1915 to 1916 and was wounded twice in 1915. Frederick was killed in action at the Somme on 1st July 1916 aged 23.
Frederick is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial in the Somme, France.
Frederick's name is also inscribed on a cross on Front Street, East Boldon, and on a stained glass window in the Congregational Church, East Boldon.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission. The War Graves Photographic Project. The University of Durham Roll of Service 1914 – 1919. Durham University Gazette, Vol II, 1912-1929. North East War Memorials Project.
Sophie Anderton (Newcastle University) Ian Johnson (Newcastle University).
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