We remember George Henry Graham

We remember George Henry Graham

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Timeline

Timeline

1885
sibling Clara Graham Source:8682362 1885
1886
sibling Elsie Graham Source:8682362 1886
1887
birth Leek, Staffordshire United Kingdom Source:8682346 Source:8682347 August 1887
1890
sibling Annie Graham Source:8682362 1890
1891
location 20 Brunswick Street, Leek, Staffordshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8682363 5th April 1891
1893
sibling Frank Graham Source:8682362 1893
1898
sibling Gertrude Graham Source:8682362 1898
1899
sibling Vincent Graham Source:8682362 1899
1901
location 20 Brunswick Street, Leek, Staffordshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8682361 31st March 1901
1902
sibling Edward Graham Source:8682362 1902
1905
enlistment Leek, Staffordshire United Kingdom Source:8682346 18th November 1905
1905
employment Groom Leek, Staffordshire United Kingdom Source:8682346 18th November 1905
1911
location Fort George, Guernsey, Channel Islands United Kingdom military residence address Source:8682344 2nd April 1911
1913
marriage Lena Fisher Source:8682346 3rd February 1913
1914
children Lena Pearl Graham Source:8682346 5th May 1914
1914
location Raglan South Barracks, Devonport United Kingdom military residence address Source:8735536 11th August 1914
service British Army Corporal 8788 Royal Irish Regiment 2nd Battalion Source:8871227
1914
death Killed in Action It is possible that Corporal Graham was mortally wounded in the fighting on the 26th August, became a prisoner of war and succumbed to his wounds a week later on the 2nd September. Caudry/Audencourt France Source:8682347 Source:8994052 26th August 1914

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names George Henry
Initials GH
Last Name Graham
Source 8682347
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
20 Brunswick Street, Leek, Staffordshire United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
20 Brunswick Street, Leek, Staffordshire United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
Fort George, Guernsey, Channel Islands United Kingdom military residence address known 2nd April 1911
Raglan South Barracks, Devonport United Kingdom military residence address known 11th August 1914
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 8788 Royal Irish Regiment 2nd Battalion Corporal
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star with Clasp 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
Lena Pearl Graham daughter 5th May 1914
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Amelia Graham mother
George Henry Graham father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Clara Graham sister 1885
Elsie Graham sister 1886
Annie Graham sister 1890
Frank Graham brother 1893
Gertrude Graham sister 1898
Vincent Graham brother 1899
Edward Graham brother 1902
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Lena Fisher wife 3rd February 1913
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Grey Light Brown
DateHeightSource
1905-11-18 5'5"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1905-11-18 Roman Catholic

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Patrick63223
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Patrick63223
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Patrick63223
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Patrick63223
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Patrick63223
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Patrick63223
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Patrick63223
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Patrick63223
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Patrick63223
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Patrick63223

External Evidence

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The Campaigns and History of the Royal Irish Regiment Vol.II from 1900 to 1922 Patrick63223
"There's a Devil in the Drum" by J.F.Lucy Patrick63223

Multimedia

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Corporal George Graham's grave Patrick63223
Fort George, Guernsey, Channel Islands Patrick63223
Leek, Staffordshire Patrick63223
The fields between Caudry and Audencourt Patrick63223
Royal Irish Regiment Cap Badge Patrick63223
2nd Battalion R.I.Rgt. Memorial, Mons. Patrick63223
2nd Battalion R.I.Rgt. Memorial, Mons. Patrick63223
SS Herschel Patrick63223
The area to the east of Mons Patrick63223
La Bascule crossroads, Mons, Belgium Patrick63223
Restaurant Leon on Chausee de Binche Patrick63223
Rue Leon Save, Mons, Belgium. Patrick63223
The road cutting south west of Audencourt Patrick63223
The Battle of Mons Patrick63223
Map of the battle at Caudry/Audencourt Patrick63223
Grave Registration Document Patrick63223
Grave Registration Document Patrick63223
Grave Registration Document Patrick63223
La Ferté-sous-Jouarre Memorial Patrick63223
Bethencourt Communal Cemetery Patrick63223
Fort George, Guernsey, Channel Islands Patrick63223
Brunswick Street, Leek Patrick63223
The area to the east of Mons Patrick63223
Maison Communale, Hyon Patrick63223
A typical pave (pa-vay) road Patrick63223
Audencourt, looking towards Caudry, France Patrick63223
8th Brigade headquarters in Audencourt Patrick63223
Caudry, France Patrick63223
Royal Irish Regiment Cap Badge Patrick63223
The Guardhouse at Raglan Barracks, Devonport Patrick63223
Audencourt (from the south) Patrick63223

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