We remember William Greenbank

We remember William Greenbank

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Timeline

Timeline

1876
sibling John Source:8553888 1876
1878
sibling Ann Source:8553888 1878
1879
sibling Richard Source:8553888 1879
1881
sibling Elizabeth Source:8553888 1881
1882
sibling Thomas Source:8553888 1882
1885
sibling Margaret Source:8553888 1885
1886
birth Mellor, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:8553879 Source:8553888 1886
1889
sibling Isaac Source:8553888 1889
1891
location Mellor Brow, Mellor, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address Source:8553888 1891
1901
location Mellor Brow, Elswick Terrace, Mellor, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address Source:8553893 1901
1901
employment Cotton Weaver Source:8553893 1901
1908
marriage Devina Mary Prior Source:8553905 30th April 1908
1908
children William Walter Source:8553879 1st September 1908
1910
children Thomas Source:8553879 19th February 1910
1911
employment Cotton Weaver Source:8553899 1911
1911
location Abbott Brow, Mellor, Lancashire United Kingdom their own address Source:8553899 1911
1916
children Florence Source:8553879 27th February 1916
1916
service British Army Private 28835 East Lancashire Regiment 1st Battalion Source:8553879 18th August 1916 - 31st January 1919
1916
enlistment Blackburn, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:8553879 18th August 1916
1916
employment Weaver Source:8553879 1916
1916
location Higher Abbot Brow, Mellor, Blackburn, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:8553879 1916
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8553879 4th December 1916 - 17th January 1919
1917
hospitalisation Trench fever - pains to legs and shins Hospital/Institution Source:8553879 27th August 1917 - 28th September 1917
1918
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:1451282 3rd September 1918
1919
discharge Source:8553879 31st January 1919
1919
children Sarah Source:8553932 1919
1925
children Henry Source:8553929 1925
1926
children Joan Source:8553931 1926
1928
children Hilda Source:8553930 1928
marriage Devina Source:1451282
burial St. Mary's Rc Church, Osbaldeston Non-War Cemetery Osbaldeston, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:1451282

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William
Initials W
Last Name Greenbank
Source 1451282
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Abbott Brow, Mellor, Lancashire United Kingdom their own address known 1911
Higher Abbot Brow, Mellor, Blackburn, Lancashire United Kingdom known 1916
Mellor Brow, Elswick Terrace, Mellor, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Mellor Brow, Mellor, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address known 1891
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 28835 East Lancashire Regiment 1st Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William Walter son 1st September 1908
Thomas son 19th February 1910
Florence daughter 27th February 1916
Sarah daughter 1919
Joan daughter 1926
Hilda daughter 1928
Henry son 1925
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alice mother
Isaac Greenbank father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
John brother 1876
Ann sister 1878
Richard brother 1879
Elizabeth sister 1881
Margaret sister 1885
Thomas brother 1882
Isaac brother 1889
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Devina wife
Devina Mary Prior wife 30th April 1908
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1916 5'5"
Religion
DateReligionSource
Roman Catholic

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British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Selena49658
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Selena49658
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Selena49658
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Selena49658
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Selena49658
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England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Selena49658
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England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Selena49658
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Selena49658
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England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Selena49658
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Selena49658
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England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Selena49658

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