We remember William Henry Furse

We remember William Henry Furse

Timeline

Timeline

1891
birth United Kingdom Source:7308546 1891
1915
service British Army Temporary Second Lieutenant Northumberland Fusiliers Source:8948247 23rd September 1915
1915
marriage Beatrice 'bee' M. Law Source:8961030 October 1915 - 1st July 1916
service British Army Private 14/399 Royal Warwickshire Regiment Source:1278597
service British Army Second Lieutenant Northumberland Fusiliers Source:7308546
service British Army Second Lieutenant Northumberland Fusiliers 21st (Tyneside Scottish) Battalion Source:7308546
1916
death Died of wounds Somme France Source:7308546 1st July 1916
burial Bapaume Post Military Cemetery, Albert CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Source:7308546

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William Henry
Initials WH
Last Name Furse
Source 1278597
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 14/399 Royal Warwickshire Regiment Private
British Army Northumberland Fusiliers Second Lieutenant
British Army Northumberland Fusiliers Temporary Second Lieutenant
British Army Northumberland Fusiliers 21st (Tyneside Scottish) Battalion Second Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Florence Mundy Furse mother
Henry Furse father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Beatrice 'bee' M. Law wife October 1915

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription R58235

External Evidence

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MIC image (Ancestry) R58235
US couple returns WWI soldier's postcard - Video clip incl. photograph (BBC) R58235
William Henry FURSE. The Northumberland Fusiliers R58235
LONDON GAZETTE, 15 OCTOBER, 1915 - Second Lieutenant R58235

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