The information displayed here is at the time of death.
Frank was the son of Alfred and Elizabeth Sopwith. He attended Miss Green's Prep School in South Shields, before attending South Shields Grammar School. In 1913, Frank went on to study at the College of Medicine in Newcastle upon Tyne.
While in action in France in May, 1918, Frank was reported missing. He was later declared as having died on 27th May 1918.
Vendresse British Cemetery
UK Census registers, National Archives (available via Ancestry.co.uk)
UK Military Service Records, National Archives (available via Ancestry.co.uk)
Newcastle University Archives (Roll of Service, College of Medicine Calendars, The Medical Gazette, 1917-18, vol. 19, p. 11.)
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Ben Howson (Newcastle University)
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