We remember William Edmund Crawshaw

We remember William Edmund Crawshaw

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Timeline

Timeline

1882
birth Rawtenstall, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:9136557 Source:9136193 1882
1891
education Not known Newchurch United Kingdom Source:9136570 1891
1891
location Ashworth Street, Newchurch United Kingdom parents address Source:9136570 1891
1908
marriage Bertha Holt Source:9503614 1908
1911
dates Age 29 Source:9136557 1911
1911
employment Fireman and Lamplighter Rawtenstall, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:9136557 1911
1911
location 195 Burnley Road, Newchurch United Kingdom parents address Source:9136557 1911
1914
service British Army Private 18004 Border Regiment 7th Battalion Source:9136560 1914 - 16th February 1918
1915
theatres Gallipoli :2b Source:1011195 11th October 1915
enlistment Waterfoot, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:9136193
service British Army Private 18004 Border Regiment 6th bord Battalion Source:1011195
1918
death Killed in Action "Death assumed 16-2-18" (Medal Index Card) Bapaume France Source:7183387 Source:1011195 16th February 1918
burial Cagnicourt British Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais Recovered from map reference 57c.K.4.d.8.8. by GRU 14 around 27th November 1920 and identified by ID Disc. France II. A. 22. Source:7183387

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William Edmund
Initials WE
Last Name Crawshaw
Source 1011195
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
195 Burnley Road, Newchurch United Kingdom parents address known 1911
Ashworth Street, Newchurch United Kingdom parents address known 1891
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 18004 Border Regiment 6th bord Battalion Private
British Army 18004 Border Regiment 7th Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
John William Crawshaw father
Esther mother
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Bertha Holt wife 1908

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Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Ian105013
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Ian105013
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Ian105013
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Ian105013
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Ian105013
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Ian105013

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Multimedia

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Border Regiment cal badge Ian105013
1914/15 Star, BWM and Victory Medal Ian105013
Bethlehem Unitarian Church Calender Ian105013
Bethlehem Unitarian Church Calender Ian105013
Bethlehem Unitarian Church - War Memorial window Ian105013
Bethlehem Unitarian Church - Memorial Scroll Ian105013

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