We remember Robert William Daykin

We remember Robert William Daykin

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1875
birth Maidstone, Kent United Kingdom Source:6657605 12th January 1875
1881
location Infantry Camp, St Botolphs, Colchester, Essex United Kingdom parents address Source:9053509 1881
1890
service British Army Boy L/2871 The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 2nd Battalion Source:9053511 13th October 1890 - 11th January 1891
1890
enlistment Portland, Dorset United Kingdom Source:6657605 16th October 1890
1891
service British Army Drummer L/2871 The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 1st Battalion Source:9053511 12th January 1891
1896
service British Army Lance Corporal L/2871 The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 1st Battalion Source:9053511 22nd January 1896 - 3rd April 1898
1898
service British Army Corporal L/2871 The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 1st Battalion Source:9053511 4th April 1898 - 3rd February 1901
1901
service British Army Lance Sergeant L/2871 The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 1st Battalion Source:9053511 4th February 1901 - 27th December 1901
1901
service British Army Sergeant L/2871 The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 1st Battalion Source:9053511 28th December 1901
1901
service British Army Lieutenant L/2871 Source:6657605 28th December 1901 - 22nd April 1903
1904
marriage Sybil Sayer Source:9053511 26th April 1904
1906
children John Daykin Source:9053569 1906
1911
location HM Infantry Barracks, Maidstone, Kent United Kingdom their own address Source:9053569 1911
1913
service British Army Serjeant L/2871 The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 3rd Battalion Source:9053511 23rd April 1913
1914
service British Army Company Sergeant Major L/2871 The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 3rd Battalion Source:9053511 16th September 1914 - 28th January 1915
1915
service British Army Acting Warrant Officer Class 2 L/2871 Royal West Kent Regiment Source:6657605 29th January 1915
1916
service British Army Acting Regimental Sergeant Major L/2871 The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 1st Battalion Source:9053511 31st October 1916
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:1154696 1st November 1916
1916
service British Army Company Serjeant Major L/2871 The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 1st Battalion Source:9053511 16th December 1916
1918
service British Army Temporary Second Lieutenant Labour Corps Source:9053525 14th March 1918
1918
hospitalisation Bullet wound to left forearm Hospital/Institution Source:6657605 12th September 1918 - 2nd October 1918
1918
service British Army Acting Captain Labour Corps PoW Coy Source:9053551 20th October 1918 - 3rd September 1919
1919
service British Army Temporary Second Lieutenant Labour Corps Source:9053532 4th September 1919 - 17th December 1920
service British Army Captain Labour Corps Source:9053535
1941
death Maidstone, Kent United Kingdom Source:9053558 1941

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Robert William
Initials RW
Last Name Daykin
Source 1154696
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
HM Infantry Barracks, Maidstone, Kent United Kingdom their own address known 1911
Infantry Camp, St Botolphs, Colchester, Essex United Kingdom parents address known 1881
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army L/2871 Royal West Kent Regiment Acting Warrant Officer Class 2
British Army L/2871 Lieutenant
British Army L/2871 The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 2nd Battalion Boy
British Army L/2871 The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 1st Battalion Drummer
British Army L/2871 The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 1st Battalion Lance Corporal
British Army L/2871 The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 1st Battalion Corporal
British Army L/2871 The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 1st Battalion Lance Sergeant
British Army L/2871 The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 1st Battalion Sergeant
British Army L/2871 The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 3rd Battalion Serjeant
British Army L/2871 The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 3rd Battalion Company Sergeant Major
British Army L/2871 The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 1st Battalion Acting Regimental Sergeant Major
British Army L/2871 The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 1st Battalion Company Serjeant Major
British Army Labour Corps Temporary Second Lieutenant
British Army Labour Corps PoW Coy Acting Captain
British Army Labour Corps Temporary Second Lieutenant
British Army Labour Corps Captain
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
John Daykin son 1906
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Charlotte mother
Robert Daykin father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Sybil Sayer wife 26th April 1904
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
fresh grey brown
DateHeightSource

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British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Rosie34501
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Rosie34501
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Rosie34501
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Rosie34501
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Rosie34501

External Evidence

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FamilySearch England Births and Christenings Bearsted33934
1881 census Colchester, Essex Bearsted33934
FamilySearch United Kingdom, World War I Pension Records Bearsted33934
The London Gazette Bearsted33934
London Gazette 1919 Bearsted33934
London Gazette 1920 Bearsted33934
London Gazette 1918 Bearsted33934
FreeBMD DeathDec 1941 for Robert W Daykin Bearsted33934
1911 census Maidstone, Kent Bearsted33934

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