Son of Lemuel H. and Mary Abbott; husband of Charlotte L. Abbott, of 2014, Noyes St., Evanston, Ill., U.S.A. Native of Chatham, New Brunswick. Arrived England May 1915// France Sept 1915
Died of wounds, probably received during the fighting around Mt Sorrel and Hill 62.
There was a large military hospital at the cemetery this man is buried in and he no doubt died there.
8 Jul 1916 issue of The World notes that a memorial service was held in honour of John Croft and Fred Abbott at St Lukes Methodist Church in Chatham
The Bn War Diary notes heavy fighting near Menin Mill on 7-9 June with the wounded being evacuated to Ypres
Died of Wounds (GSW neck and left shoulder) in a Casualty Clearing Stn