We remember William Francis Eve

We remember William Francis Eve

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Timeline

Timeline

1890
sibling Gerald Richard Eve Source:8607521 10th May 1890
1891
sibling Hubert Edward Eve Source:8607521 10th June 1891
1892
sibling John Melhuish Eve Source:8607521 2nd August 1892
1894
location 9 Solon New Road, West Brixton, Lambeth, London United Kingdom parents address Source:8607521 22nd September 1894 - 1901
1894
birth 9 Solon New Road, West Brixton, Lambeth, London United Kingdom Source:8607521 22nd September 1894
1901
location 4 Croham Road, Croydon, Surrey United Kingdom parents address Source:8607521 1901 - 1905
1903
education Elementary 'Miss Watson' Croydon, Surrey United Kingdom Source:8607521 September 1903 - July 1905
1905
education Elementary Whitgift Middle School Croydon, Surrey United Kingdom Source:8607521 September 1905 - December 1906
1905
location 35 Lansdowne Road, Croydon, Surrey United Kingdom parents address Source:8607521 1905 - 1905
1905
location 'Homeleigh', Nibthwaite Road, Harrow, Wealdstone, Middlesex United Kingdom parents address Source:8607521 1905 - 1910
1906
education Secondary Lower School of John Lyon Harrow-on-the-Hill, Middlesex United Kingdom Source:8607521 January 1906 - July 1910
1910
location 3 Highworth Gardens, Midhurst Road, West Ealing, Middlesex United Kingdom away from home address Source:8607521 1910 - 1912
1913
location 'Ardmore', 79 Harrow View, Harrow, Middlesex United Kingdom parents address Source:8607521 1913 - March 1922
1914
enlistment Buckingham Gate, Westminster United Kingdom Source:9619031 August 1914
1914
service British Army Rifleman 2442 London Regiment 1/16th london regiment (queen's west Battalion Source:1175778 1st November 1914
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9619031 4th November 1914 - 19th January 1915
1915
hospitalisation Trench foot Hospital/Institution Source:9619031 17th January 1915 - 18th February 1915
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9619031 4th August 1915 - 29th July 1916
1915
hospitalisation Minor gassing, probably with asphyxiating shells. Hospital/Institution Source:9619031 18th September 1915 - 18th September 1915
1915
service British Army Second Lieutenant London Regiment 3/6th lond Battalion Source:1175778 29th September 1915
1915
commission Temporary Source:9619031 29th September 1915
1916
appointments Battalion Signals Officer Source:9619031 January 1916 - 29th July 1916
1916
hospitalisation Shell shock leading to epileptic seizures ('petit mal'). Hospital/Institution Source:9619031 July 1916 - August 1916
1916
discharge Source:9619031 29th July 1916
1916
employment Apprentice then Silversmiths Factory Manager Asprey Euston Road and New Bond Street, London United Kingdom Source:8607521 September 1916 - 31st March 1960
1916
location 'Armore', Harrow View, Harrow, Middlesex United Kingdom their own address Source:9613318 7th November 1916
1922
marriage Alice Emily Rigden Source:8607521 15th July 1922
1922
location St George's Lodge, Pinner View, Headstone, Harrow, Middlesex United Kingdom away from home address Source:8607521 1922 - 1923
1923
location 45 Northwick Avenue, Kenton, Harrow, Middlesex United Kingdom away from home address Source:8607521 September 1923 - March 1924
1924
location 'Maiwoodene', 55 Northwick Avenue, Kenton, Harrow, Middlesex United Kingdom their own address Source:8607521 April 1924 - May 1938
1924
children Denis Eve Source:8607521 11th August 1924
1928
children Mary Eve Source:8607521 27th April 1928
1938
location 'Greenslopes', Trout Rise, Loudwater, Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire United Kingdom their own address Source:8607521 May 1938 - November 1938
1938
location 72 Woodcock Hill, Kenton, Harrow, Middlesex United Kingdom their own address Source:8607521 November 1938 - March 1953
1953
location 'Brakelond', South Hill Avenue, Harrow, Middlesex United Kingdom their own address Source:8607521 2nd March 1953 - August 1962
1962
location 'Thistledown', Oakwood Drive, East Horsley, Surrey United Kingdom their own address Source:8607521 August 1962 - June 1976
1976
location 'Maiwoodene', Farm Close, East Horsley, Surrey United Kingdom their own address Source:8607521 June 1976 - 20th February 1981
1981
death Not War Related 'Maiwoodene', Farm Close, East Horsley, Surrey United Kingdom Source:8607521 20th February 1981
burial Letherhead Cramatorium Non-War Cemetery Leatherhead, Surrey United Kingdom Source:8607521

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William Francis
Initials WF
Last Name Eve
Source 1175778
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
'Ardmore', 79 Harrow View, Harrow, Middlesex United Kingdom parents address 1913 - March 1922
'Armore', Harrow View, Harrow, Middlesex United Kingdom their own address known 7th November 1916
'Brakelond', South Hill Avenue, Harrow, Middlesex United Kingdom their own address 2nd March 1953 - August 1962
'Greenslopes', Trout Rise, Loudwater, Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire United Kingdom their own address May 1938 - November 1938
'Homeleigh', Nibthwaite Road, Harrow, Wealdstone, Middlesex United Kingdom parents address 1905 - 1910
'Maiwoodene', 55 Northwick Avenue, Kenton, Harrow, Middlesex United Kingdom their own address April 1924 - May 1938
'Maiwoodene', Farm Close, East Horsley, Surrey United Kingdom their own address June 1976 - 20th February 1981
'Thistledown', Oakwood Drive, East Horsley, Surrey United Kingdom their own address August 1962 - June 1976
3 Highworth Gardens, Midhurst Road, West Ealing, Middlesex United Kingdom away from home address 1910 - 1912
35 Lansdowne Road, Croydon, Surrey United Kingdom parents address 1905 - 1905
4 Croham Road, Croydon, Surrey United Kingdom parents address 1901 - 1905
45 Northwick Avenue, Kenton, Harrow, Middlesex United Kingdom away from home address September 1923 - March 1924
72 Woodcock Hill, Kenton, Harrow, Middlesex United Kingdom their own address November 1938 - March 1953
9 Solon New Road, West Brixton, Lambeth, London United Kingdom parents address 22nd September 1894 - 1901
St George's Lodge, Pinner View, Headstone, Harrow, Middlesex United Kingdom away from home address 1922 - 1923
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 2442 London Regiment 1/16th london regiment (queen's west Battalion Rifleman
British Army London Regiment 3/6th lond Battalion Second Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Silver War Badge Honourable Discharge
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Denis Eve son 11th August 1924
Mary Eve daughter 27th April 1928
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Emmeline Augusta Melhuish mother
Richard Edward Eve father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Gerald Richard Eve brother 10th May 1890
Hubert Edward Eve brother 10th June 1891
John Melhuish Eve brother 2nd August 1892
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alice Emily Rigden wife 15th July 1922
Religion
DateReligionSource
1914-10-28 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Silver War Badge Roll Transcription Deborah102878

External Evidence

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Postcard with an order for Rifleman Eve, 25 August 1914. Edward43379
Letter from Captain M M Shattock to Rifleman William Eve, August 1914. Edward43379
Rifleman William Eve and comrades outside their tent, 1914. Edward43379
Rifleman William Eve, 1914. Edward43379
Photograph of Second Lieutenant William Eve (left) with his family, 1915. Edward43379
Pocket diary of Rifleman William Eve, January 1915 Edward43379
William Francis Eve Nigel60830

Multimedia

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Eve Edward43379
Private William Francis Eve, autumn 1914 Christopher139897
Signalling class, December 1915 Christopher139897
Eve brothers, possibly 1916 Christopher139897
William Francis Eve's WWI officer's jacket in 1994 Christopher139897
Grandpa's medals Christopher139897
WWI artifacts belonging to William Francis Eve Christopher139897
Wearing Grandpa's uniform Christopher139897
Leicester Hospital, January 1915 Christopher139897

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