The memorial statue to Trooper Fredrick William Owen Potts VC was unveiled on Sunday, 4th October 2015 adjacent to the Law Courts and Forbury Gardens in Reading and was covered by GetReading.
Trooper Freddie Potts VC was a Berkshire Freemason and served as Worshipful Master of Aldermaston Lodge No.2760 in 1935. The Freemasons of Berkshire contributed to the statue via the Berkshire Masonic Charity.
A biography of Trooper Potts – Victoria Cross Winner and Freemason will be published in the next edition of the Berkshire Freemasons magazine The Link.
Further information is available from The Trooper Potts Memorial Trust