We remember Walter Dakin

We remember Walter Dakin

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Timeline

Timeline

1892
sibling Ada Dakin Source:7960711 20th April 1892
1893
sibling John Robert Dakin Source:7960711 9th September 1893
1895
birth Heywood, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:6316173 13th March 1895
1895
location 9 Hilton Street, Heywood United Kingdom parents address Source:7960711 28th April 1895
1897
sibling Herbert Dakin Source:7960711 1st December 1897
1899
sibling Annie Dakin Source:7960711 15th March 1899
1900
sibling Henry Dakin Source:7960711 17th May 1900
1901
sibling Jane Dakin Source:7960711 5th November 1901
1901
location 8 Rose Street, Heywood United Kingdom parents address Source:7960711 18th December 1901
1904
sibling Lily Dakin Source:7960826 5th February 1904
1906
sibling Edward Dakin Source:7960826 22nd March 1906
1911
dates Age 16 Source:7960834 2nd April 1911
1911
location 8 Rose Street, Heywood United Kingdom parents address Source:7960834 2nd April 1911
1915
enlistment Manchester United Kingdom Source:6394582 26th January 1915
1915
location 63 Wild Street, Heywood United Kingdom parents address Source:6394582 16th April 1915
1915
service British Army Private Manchester Regiment 20th Battalion (Pals) Source:9500926 14th May 1915
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:6394582 1915 - 1918
1917
appointments Signaller Source:6394582 26th September 1917 - 5th July 1919
1918
theatres Italy :1b Source:6394582 1918 - 1918
1919
discharge Source:7960856 18th August 1919
1919
appointments Signaller Instructor Source:7960856 18th August 1919
1921
marriage Alice Leigh Source:7960698 26th March 1921
service British Army Corporal 18369 Manchester Regiment 20 Battalion Source:7960856
service British Army Corporal 18369 Manchester Regiment 20th manchest Battalion Source:1078015
service British Army Private 18369 Manchester Regiment 20th manchest Battalion Source:1078015
employment Cotton piecer Mutual Mill Heywood United Kingdom Source:6478716
1977
death Not War Related Beaumont Hospital, Lancaster United Kingdom Source:6365369 30th October 1977

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Walter
Initials W
Last Name Dakin
Source 1078015
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
63 Wild Street, Heywood United Kingdom parents address known 16th April 1915
8 Rose Street, Heywood United Kingdom parents address known 18th December 1901
8 Rose Street, Heywood United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
9 Hilton Street, Heywood United Kingdom parents address known 28th April 1895
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 18369 Manchester Regiment 20th manchest Battalion Private
British Army 18369 Manchester Regiment 20th manchest Battalion Corporal
British Army Manchester Regiment 20th Battalion (Pals) Private
British Army 18369 Manchester Regiment 20 Battalion Corporal
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
Alice Ann Dakin formerly Lomax mother
Walter Dakin father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ada Dakin sister 20th April 1892
John Robert Dakin brother 9th September 1893
Herbert Dakin brother 1st December 1897
Annie Dakin sister 15th March 1899
Henry Dakin brother 17th May 1900
Jane Dakin sister 5th November 1901
Lily Dakin sister 5th February 1904
Edward Dakin brother 22nd March 1906
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alice Leigh wife 26th March 1921
Religion
DateReligionSource
1915-01-26 Wesleyan

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Official Records

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England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Judith23895
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Judith23895

External Evidence

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Conspicuous Bravery Judith23895
Parish Registers Baptisms 1882-1914 St James Church, Heywood, Lancs Judith23895
Parish Registers, Baptisms 1876-1910 Market Street Central Methodist, Heywood Judith23895
British Newspaper Archive Judith23895

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Demobilization Certificate Judith23895
Heywood Advertiser cutting from 10 August 1917 Judith23895

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