We remember Wallace Leonard Delo

We remember Wallace Leonard Delo

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Timeline

Timeline

1888
sibling Henry Edward Delo Source:8838968 1888
1891
birth Bridgnorth, Shropshire United Kingdom Source:8838968 1891
1900
sibling Alfred Earnest Delo Source:8838968 1900
1901
sibling Harold Baden Delo Source:8838968 1901
1914
employment Stoker United Kingdom Source:8838968 1914
1914
location 32 Bernard's Hill, Bridgnorth, Shropshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8838968 1914
1914
enlistment Bridgnorth, Shropshire United Kingdom Source:8838968 21st August 1914
1914
service British Army Private 11019 King's Shropshire Light Infantry Source:8838968 21st August 1914 - 29th October 1914
1914
service British Army Lance Corporal 11019 King's Shropshire Light Infantry Source:8838968 30th October 1914
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8838968 21st May 1915 - 16th December 1915
1915
hospitalisation S.W. [Shell wound] right eye - later Excision of right eye Hospital/Institution Source:8838968 1915
1915
hospitalisation Treatment for shrapnel in right eye Hospital/Institution Source:8838968 17th December 1915 - 27th January 1916
1916
hospitalisation Further eye treatment and eventual excision of right eye 12.10.1916 Hospital/Institution Source:8838968 17th February 1916 - 23rd October 1916
1917
marriage Matilda Francis Source:8839006 18th June 1917
1917
service British Army Acting Lance-Corporal 266136 Labour Corps 549th Home Service Employment Company Source:8838968 28th July 1917 - 30th April 1918
1918
children Matilda Frances Delo Source:8838968 15th September 1918
1918
service British Army Private (acting Corporal) 266136 Labour Corps 540th Home Service Employment Company Source:8838968 22nd October 1918 - 8th February 1919
service British Army Private King's Shropshire Light Infantry 4th Battalion (T.F) Source:8838968
service British Army Private 266136 Labour Corps 550th Home Service Employment Company Source:8838968
1919
death Not War Related Influenza / broncho-pneumonia Military Hospital Prees Heath, Shropshire United Kingdom Source:8838968 8th February 1919
burial Bridgnorth Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Shropshire United Kingdom 432 Source:8838995

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Wallace Leonard
Initials WL
Last Name Delo
Source 8838995
First Names Wallace
Initials W
Last Name Delo
Source 8838995
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
32 Bernard's Hill, Bridgnorth, Shropshire United Kingdom parents address known 1914
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army King's Shropshire Light Infantry 4th Battalion (T.F) Private
British Army 11019 King's Shropshire Light Infantry Lance Corporal
British Army 266136 Labour Corps 550th Home Service Employment Company Private
British Army 266136 Labour Corps 549th Home Service Employment Company Acting Lance-Corporal
British Army 11019 King's Shropshire Light Infantry Private
British Army 266136 Labour Corps 540th Home Service Employment Company Private (acting 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
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Matilda Frances Delo daughter 15th September 1918
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Clara Delo mother
Edward Delo father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Henry Edward Delo brother 1888
Alfred Earnest Delo brother 1900
Harold Baden Delo brother 1901
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Matilda Francis wife 18th June 1917
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Clear Blue Reddish brown
DateHeightSource
1914-08-21 5'6"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1914-08 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription R58235
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription R58235
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription R58235
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription R58235
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription R58235
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription R58235
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription R58235

External Evidence

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MIC - image R58235
Commonwealth War Graves Commission - record R58235

Multimedia

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DELO, WL #11019 R58235

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