We remember William Friend

We remember William Friend

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Timeline

Timeline

1884
sibling Louis Friend Source:8944645 1884
1886
sibling John Friend Source:8944645 1886
1887
sibling Dinah Friend Source:8944645 1887
1889
sibling Gertrude Mary Friend Source:8944670 1889
1891
sibling Emma Friend Source:8944645 1891
1894
birth Earl Soham Suffolk United Kingdom Source:8944645 1894
1900
sibling Arthur Friend Source:8944645 1900
1901
dates Age 7 Source:8944670 31st March 1901
1901
location Grange Cottages Lower Road Earl Soham Suffolk United Kingdom parents address Source:8944670 31st March 1901
1902
sibling Harry Friend Source:8944645 1902
1916
service British Army Gunner 85962 Royal Garrison Artillery 155th Siege Battery Source:8944645 22nd May 1916 - 18th February 1917
1916
dates Age 22 Source:8944645 22nd May 1916
1916
enlistment United Kingdom Source:8944645 22nd May 1916
1916
employment Cowman Ashfield cum Thorpe Debenham Suffolk United Kingdom Source:8944645 22nd May 1916
1919
sibling William Leonard Friend Source:8944645 1919
service British Army Gunner 85962 Royal Garrison Artillery Source:1262763
1917
death Died of wounds Gun shot wounds to head, multiple wounds France Source:7133519 Source:8944645 18th February 1917
burial Trois Arbres Cemetery, Steenwerck CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Nord France Source:7133519

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William
Initials W
Last Name Friend
Source 1262763
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Grange Cottages Lower Road Earl Soham Suffolk United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 85962 Royal Garrison Artillery Gunner
British Army 85962 Royal Garrison Artillery 155th Siege Battery Gunner
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Arthur F Friend father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Louis Friend brother 1884
Dinah Friend sister 1887
Emma Friend sister 1891
John Friend brother 1886
Arthur Friend brother 1900
Harry Friend brother 1902
William Leonard Friend step-brother 1919
Gertrude Mary Friend sister 1889
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1916-05-22 5'8"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1916-05-22 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

External Evidence

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Record of Military Service Hazel9140
1901 Census Record Hazel9140

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Poppy in Remembrance of William Friend Hazel9140

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