We remember Ernest Wedgwood Harper

We remember Ernest Wedgwood Harper

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Timeline

Timeline

1898
birth United Kingdom Source:7064151 1898
1916
enlistment Newcastle, Staffs United Kingdom Source:9652970 24th May 1916
1916
location The Grove, Woolstanton, Staffs United Kingdom Source:9652970 1916
1917
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9653064 5th September 1917 - 15th November 1917
1917
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9652553 September 1917 - November 1917
1918
dates Age 20 Source:9652553 24th July 1918
hospitalisation B Hospital/Institution Source:9652553
service British Army Private 28840 Grenadier Guards Source:1567528
1918
death War Related Sickness Poor Ernest had become convinced he was suffering from a fatal illness. The anxiety and depression this caused resulted in him shooting himself. Chelsea Barracks United Kingdom Source:7064151 Source:9652553 24th July 1918
burial Brompton Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial London United Kingdom Source:7064151

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Ernest Wedgwood
Initials EW
Last Name Harper
Source 9652553
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
The Grove, Woolstanton, Staffs United Kingdom known 1916
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 28840 Grenadier Guards Private

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Official Records

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

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Newspaper report on Inquest Of Ernest Harper Lucy155279
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Attestation Form Lucy155279
Physical Description Lucy155279
Statement of service Lucy155279
Dates of service Lucy155279
Report on inquest Lucy155279
Money Box Made by Ernest Harper Lucy155279

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