HOPKINS, Frederick Walter

Rank: 
Corporal
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
5948301
Honours & Awards: 
Died : 
Wednesday, July 14, 1943
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
27
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Roll of Honour: 
Corporal Frederick Hopkins MM died [1] during operations at Agnone and 3 Commando Bridge [2]. He had previously been awarded the Military Medal in recognition of gallant and distinguished services at Dieppe [3].
 
Sources
[1] CWGC.
[2] ROH in Commando-Memoirs of a Fighting Commando in WW2 by Brig Durnford-Slater.
[3] London Gazettes Supp. 35729, page 4328.
 
Photo of grave in Gallery: 
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