We remember John Whitworth Davidson

We remember John Whitworth Davidson

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Timeline

Timeline

1893
sibling Albert Hatfield Davidson Source:7623330 15th June 1893
1894
birth Ecclesall Bierlow, Sheffield United Kingdom Source:7623330 17th November 1894
1898
sibling Henry Herbert Davidson Source:7623332 1898
1902
sibling Philip Birks Davidson Source:7623332 1902
1910
education Independent boarding school education Wellington College Constitution Hill, Wellington, Shropshire United Kingdom Source:7616816 1910 - 1914
1910
sibling Alan Stewart Birks Davidson Source:7623332 1910
1914
commission Temporary Source:8539407 15th August 1914
1914
service British Army Second Lieutenant The Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment) 4th (Extra Reserve) Battalion Source:1106613 15th August 1914 - 9th March 1916
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:1106613 4th September 1915
1916
service British Army First Lieutenant The Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment) 4th (Extra Reserve) Battalion Source:1106613 10th March 1916 - 5th March 1917
education Engineering undergraduate Sheffield University Sheffield, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8539407
1917
death Died of wounds No.48 Casualty Clearing Station at Bray sur Somme France Source:7617024 5th March 1917
burial Bray Military Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Bray-sur-Somme France II. B. 39 Source:7617024

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John Whitworth
Initials JW
Last Name Davidson
Source 1106613
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
Kings Croft House, Dore, Derbyshire United Kingdom parents address known 1901-03-31
Kings Croft House, Dore, Derbyshire United Kingdom parents address known 1911-04-02
Tullock House, Woodseats, Sheffield, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 1917-03-05
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army The Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment) 4th (Extra Reserve) Battalion Second Lieutenant
British Army The Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment) 4th (Extra Reserve) Battalion First Lieutenant
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 Maude Davidson, nee Hatfield mother
Albert Davidson father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Henry Herbert Davidson brother 1898
Philip Birks Davidson brother 1902
Alan Stewart Birks Davidson brother 1910
Albert Hatfield Davidson brother 1893-06-15

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Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Jeremy24359
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Jeremy24359
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jeremy24359
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jeremy24359
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jeremy24359

External Evidence

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War Office: Officers' Services, First World War, Long Number Papers (numerical) Jeremy24359
Battalion War Diary Jeremy24359
Old Wrekinian Lives Lost 1914-18 Jeremy24359

Multimedia

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The Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby) Regiment Jeremy24359
Bray Military Cemetery Jeremy24359
O.W. War Memorial 1914-1919, Wrekin College Chapel Jeremy24359

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