Aldbourne Heritage Centre
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WW1: Roll of Honour: Stacey, Frederick William

Rank & Unit Lance Corporal, 14th Btn, Worcs Regt, awarded the Military Medal
Death 27 July 1917, aged 23
Family Son of Thomas and Elizabeth Stacey of West St
Biographic detail In 1911 he was a domestic groom living with his parents
Extra detail In a letter sent home, he describes the 14/Worcs being detailed to storm 2 trenches on 3rd February. He (and 14 other men) only made it to the 1st trench, which they held until the 6th February against a whole German Company!

Memorial on Methodist Church