We remember Arthur Edward Dawton

We remember Arthur Edward Dawton

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Timeline

Timeline

1889
sibling Helen Young Dawton Source:6165273 1889
1891
birth Leyton, West Ham registration district, Essex United Kingdom Source:6164530 Source:6165285 1891
1893
sibling Florence Davis Dawton Source:6165273 1893
1894
sibling Henry Dawton Source:6165273 1894
1896
sibling Frederick Dawton Source:6165273 1896
1899
sibling Lilian Dawton Source:6165273 1899
1901
dates Age 9 Source:6165283 1901
1901
sibling Ernest Dawton Source:6165273 1901
1904
sibling Maud Dawton Source:6165273 1904
1906
sibling Ethel Dawton Source:6165273 1906
1908
sibling Jane Dawton Source:6165273 1908
1909
commission Regular Source:6165273 9th March 1909
1909
enlistment Mill Hill, Middlesex United Kingdom Source:6165273 9th March 1909
1909
dates Age 17 Source:6165273 1909
1911
dates Age 19 Source:6165285 1911
1912
children Arthur Alec Dawton Source:6165273 26th June 1912
1914
marriage Eleanor Florence Kinch Source:6164530 7th October 1914
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:6165273 7th November 1914 - 1st July 1916
1914
service British Army Lance corporal 12521 Middlesex regiment 2nd battalion Source:6165273 21st December 1914
1915
service British Army Acting corporal Source:6165273 8th January 1915
1915
service British Army Corporal Source:6165273 14th January 1915
1915
service British Army Sergeant Source:6165273 1st October 1915
1916
service British Army Serjeant L/12520 Middlesex Regiment 2nd Battalion Source:8699388 1916
1916
missing Battle of the Somme Source:6165273 1st July 1916
location 2, James Place, Poplar, London United Kingdom parents address Source:6165283
location 15 Bygrove Street, Poplar, London United Kingdom parents address Source:6165273
employment soldier British Army Bordon, Alton, Hampshire United Kingdom Source:6165285
employment grocer's assistant Source:6165273
service British Army Private L/12520 Middlesex Regiment 2nd Battalion Source:1150258
service British Army Sergeant L/12520 Middlesex regiment Source:6165277
service British Army Serjeant L/12520 Middlesex Regiment Source:7358819
service British Army Sergeant L/12520 Duke of Cambridge's Own (Middlesex Regiment) 2nd battalion Source:6165281
1916
death Killed in Action Killed at the battle of the Somme Somme France France Source:7358819 Source:6165281 Source:6164530 1st July 1916
sibling Lilian Dawton Source:6165283
sibling Frederick Dawton Source:6165283
sibling Henry Dawton Source:6165283
sibling Florence Dawton Source:6165283
sibling Helen Dawton Source:6165283
location Bordon Barracks, Alton, Hampshire United Kingdom military residence address Source:6165285
burial Thiepval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Plot Pier and Face 12D and 13B Source:7358819

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Arthur Edward
Initials AE
Last Name Dawton
Source 6164530
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
15 Bygrove Street, Poplar, London United Kingdom parents address
2, James Place, Poplar, London United Kingdom parents address
Bordon Barracks, Alton, Hampshire United Kingdom military residence address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army L/12520 Middlesex Regiment 2nd Battalion Private
British Army L/12520 Middlesex regiment Sergeant
British Army L/12520 Duke of Cambridge's Own (Middlesex Regiment) 2nd battalion Sergeant
British Army 12521 Middlesex regiment 2nd battalion Lance corporal
British Army Acting corporal
British Army Corporal
British Army Sergeant
British Army L/12520 Middlesex Regiment Serjeant
British Army L/12520 Middlesex Regiment 2nd Battalion Serjeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 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
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Arthur Alec Dawton son 26th June 1912
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Florence Mary Moore mother
Arthur Edward Dawton father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Helen Dawton sister
Florence Dawton sister
Henry Dawton brother
Frederick Dawton brother
Lilian Dawton sister
Henry Dawton brother 1894
Frederick Dawton brother 1896
Ernest Dawton brother 1901
Helen Young nee Dawton sister 1889
Florence Davis nee Dawton sister 1893
Lilian Dawton sister 1899
Maud Dawton sister 1904
Ethel Dawton sister 1906
Jane Dawton sister 1908
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Eleanor Florence Kinch wife 7th October 1914
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
fresh grey brown
DateHeightSource
1909-03-08 5'5"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1909-03-08 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Selena49658

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England and Wales births 1837-2006 Anne8803
British Army Service Records Anne8803
England and Wales marriages 1837-2008 Anne8803
GRO War deaths Army other ranks, 1914-1921 Anne8803
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Anne8803
1901 England Census Anne8803
1911 England Census Anne8803
Commonwealth War Graves Commission Anne8803

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