We remember Frank Nicholas Watson French

We remember Frank Nicholas Watson French

Timeline

Timeline

1889
sibling John E French Source:8589000 1889
1892
sibling Arthur E French Source:8589000 1892
1893
birth Yarmouth, Norfolk United Kingdom Source:9058850 Source:8588994 10th October 1893
1899
sibling Florence H French Source:8589000 1899
1900
sibling Kate E French Source:8589000 1900
1901
dates Age 7 Source:8589000 31st March 1901
1901
location 1 Belfort Place, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk United Kingdom parents address Source:8589000 31st March 1901
1908
enlistment Yarmouth, Norfolk United Kingdom Source:8589006 5th May 1908
1911
dates Age 17 Source:8588999 2nd April 1911
1911
location Fort Grange Barracks, Wickham, Gosport, Hampshire United Kingdom military residence address Source:8588999 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Soldier British Army Hampshire United Kingdom Source:8588999 2nd April 1911
1911
service British Army Trumpeter Royal Garrison Artillery 23rd Signals Company Source:8588999 2nd April 1911
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:1258979 25th September 1914
1917
service British Army Corporal 311998 Royal Engineers X Corps. Signal Company Source:8589006 28th July 1917
1918
awards Croix de Guerre Other War Service Award Source:9003856 2nd December 1918
1933
discharge Source:8589003 1st January 1933
1938
marriage Marjorie L Roberts Source:8588997 1938
1939
employment Commissionaire (note in margin - Army Pensioner) Huddersfield, West Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:9058874 29th September 1939
1939
location Royal Infirmary, New North Rd. Huddersfield, W.Yorkshire United Kingdom away from home address Source:9058874 29th September 1939
service British Army Gunner 28731 5th Siege Battery Royal Garrison Artillery Source:1258979
1968
death Huddersfield, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8588996 1968
1968
dates Age 75 Source:8588996 1968

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Frank Nicholas Watson
Initials FNW
Last Name French
Source 8588999
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
1 Belfort Place, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
Fort Grange Barracks, Wickham, Gosport, Hampshire United Kingdom military residence address known 2nd April 1911
Royal Infirmary, New North Rd. Huddersfield, W.Yorkshire United Kingdom away from home address known 29th September 1939
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 28731 5th Siege Battery Royal Garrison Artillery Gunner
British Army 311998 Royal Engineers X Corps. Signal Company Corporal
British Army Royal Garrison Artillery 23rd Signals Company Trumpeter
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Croix de Guerre Other War Service Award
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Emma Annie French mother
John Jacob French father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
John E French brother 1889
Arthur E French brother 1892
Florence H French sister 1899
Kate E French sister 1900
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Marjorie L Roberts wife 1938

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Official Records

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England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Susan31491
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Susan31491
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1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Susan31491
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Susan31491
Royal Artillery attestations 1883-1942 Transcription Susan31491
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Susan31491
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External Evidence

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The Edinburgh Gazette published 02 Dec 1918 Issue 13360 Susan31491
Norfolk Baptisms Register and Transcription. Susan31491
1939 Register. Susan31491

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