We remember William Crawshaw

We remember William Crawshaw

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1888
birth Accrington, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:5507769 19th May 1888
1888
location 49 Robert Street, Accrington, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address Source:5507769 4th June 1888
1892
sibling Jessie Crawshaw Source:7648686 11th April 1892
1893
sibling David Crawshaw Source:7648686 21st September 1893
1895
sibling Ellen Crawshaw Source:7648686 31st March 1895
1897
sibling Samuel Crawshaw Source:7648686 October 1897
1899
sibling Jonathan Crawshaw Source:7648686 22nd November 1899
1901
sibling Amelia Crawshaw Source:7648686 8th September 1901
1907
sibling Francis Crawshaw Source:7648686 1907
1910
location 22 Worsley Street, Accrington, Lancashire, England United Kingdom parents address Source:5507789 26th July 1910
1910
marriage Ellen Haydock Source:5507789 26th July 1910
1911
children Francis Crawshaw Source:5520454 29th July 1911
1911
children Herbert Crawshaw Source:5520454 29th July 1911
1912
children Ellen Crawshaw Source:5520454 16th September 1912
1913
children William Crawshaw Source:5520454 1913
1914
enlistment Accrington, Lancashire, England United Kingdom Source:5517292 19th October 1914
1914
service British Army Lance Corporal 241090 East Lancashire Regiment 4th Battalion Source:5517292 29th November 1914
1917
hospitalisation Gunshot wound to left forearm Hospital/Institution Source:5517292 9th September 1917
1918
location 2 Mission Street, Clayton le Moors, Lancashire, England United Kingdom their own address Source:5510680 15th August 1918
1918
discharge Source:5517292 19th September 1918
1921
children Frederick Crawshaw Source:5520454 7th January 1921
service British Army 2/5th East Lancs Source:5510680
service British Army Private 241090 East Lancashire Regiment Source:1011183
1938
death Not War Related Misadventure, obstructive jaundice due to gallstones, accelerated by shock of operation under general anaesthesia (chloroform and ether) Whittingham Hospital, Lancashire, England United Kingdom Source:5507796 13th March 1938
burial Church And Clayton Le Moors Cemetary Non-War Cemetery Accrington, Lancashire, England United Kingdom Source:5520454

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William
Initials W
Last Name Crawshaw
Source 1011183
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
2 Mission Street, Clayton le Moors, Lancashire, England United Kingdom their own address known 15th August 1918
22 Worsley Street, Accrington, Lancashire, England United Kingdom parents address known 26th July 1910
49 Robert Street, Accrington, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address known 4th June 1888
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 241090 East Lancashire Regiment Private
British Army 2/5th East Lancs
British Army 241090 East Lancashire Regiment 4th Battalion Lance Corporal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Francis Crawshaw son 29th July 1911
Herbert Crawshaw son 29th July 1911
Ellen Crawshaw daughter 16th September 1912
William Crawshaw son 1913
Frederick Crawshaw son 7th January 1921
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ellen Grimshaw Crawshaw formerly Heyworth mother
William Crawshaw father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Jessie Crawshaw sister 11th April 1892
David Crawshaw brother 21st September 1893
Ellen Crawshaw sister 31st March 1895
Samuel Crawshaw brother October 1897
Jonathan Crawshaw brother 22nd November 1899
Amelia Crawshaw sister 8th September 1901
Francis Crawshaw brother 1907
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ellen Haydock wife 26th July 1910
Religion
DateReligionSource
1910-07-26 Roman Catholic

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