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 during operations at Agnone and the bridge at Malati (3 Commando Bridge). He had previously been awarded the Military Medal in recognition of gallant and distinguished services at Dieppe.
 
Sources
CWGC.
ROH in Commando-Memoirs of a Fighting Commando in WW2 by Brig Durnford-Slater.
London Gazette 35729, page 4328.
National Archives file WO373/93/842.
 
Notes
First and middle name shown as Frank William on NA file above. Correctly shown on CWGC and LG as Frederick Walter.
 
Photo of grave in Gallery: 
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