We remember William A.k.a. Willie James Harding

We remember William A.k.a. Willie James Harding

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Timeline

Timeline

1893
birth Selsey, Sussex United Kingdom Source:8702398 Source:6194920 1893
1901
dates Age 8 Source:8702554 31st March 1901
1901
location 2 The Row, East Road, Selsey, Sussex United Kingdom parents address Source:8702554 31st March 1901
1911
dates Age 18 Source:8702398 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Fisherman (Shell-fish) Source:8702398 2nd April 1911
1911
location Fish-Shop Lane, Selsey, Sussex United Kingdom parents address Source:8702398 2nd April 1911
enlistment Chichester United Kingdom Source:6194920
service British Army Corporal SD/3129 Royal Sussex Regiment Source:1551189
service British Army Lance Sergeant SD/3129 Royal Sussex Regiment 13th Batallion Source:8490813
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:6194928
1916
death Killed in Action Richebourg l'Avoue France Source:6194920 Source:6194928 Source:8702288 30th June 1916
burial Cabaret-Rouge British Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais Buried by German troops. France XV. O. 35. Source:8490813 Source:8702288

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William A.k.a. Willie James
Initials WAWJ
Last Name Harding
Source 6194920
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
2 The Row, East Road, Selsey, Sussex United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
Fish-Shop Lane, Selsey, Sussex United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army SD/3129 Royal Sussex Regiment Corporal
British Army SD/3129 Royal Sussex Regiment 13th Batallion Lance Sergeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Willie Harding father
Martha Ann mother

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Southdown Battalions 1914-1918 Transcription Yvonne27542
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Yvonne27542
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Yvonne27542
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Yvonne27542
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Yvonne27542

External Evidence

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Selsey War Memorial - IWM information Yvonne27542
William's life story - on Selsey57.org.uk Yvonne27542
13th Battalion Royal Sussex Regiment War Diary – Extract for 30th June 1916 Yvonne27542
ICRC historical archives - Prisoners of the First World War Yvonne27542
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects Yvonne27542

Multimedia

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Selsey War Memorial Yvonne27542
Selsey War Memorial - detail view Yvonne27542
Boar’s Head Memorial in Worthing Yvonne27542

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