We remember Benjamin Balme

We remember Benjamin Balme

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Timeline

Timeline

1884
sibling George F Balme Source:6986701 1884
1886
sibling Ada Balme Source:6986701 1886
1890
sibling Lily Balme Source:6986701 1890
1895
birth Clayton, Bradford, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:6986699 Source:6986686 1895
1900
sibling Florence Balme Source:6986701 1900
1901
dates Age 6 Source:6986701 1901
1902
sibling Edgar Balme Source:6986707 1902
1911
dates Age 16 Source:6986707 1911
1911
employment Worsted Spinner Source:6986707 1911
1915
theatres Egypt :4 Source:162258 6th December 1915
1916
dates Age 21 Source:6986674 1st July 1916
employment Wool sorter Source:6986693
service British Army Private 16/736 West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales' Own) 16th Battalion (1st Bradford Pals) Source:6986698
service British Army Private 16/736 West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own) Source:7398910
1916
death Killed in Action Serre France Source:7398910 Source:6986686 Source:6986674 1st July 1916
burial Thiepval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Source:7398910

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Benjamin
Initials B
Last Name Balme
Source 162258
First Names Benjamin
Initials B
Last Name Balme
Source 6986674
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
7 Granville St, Clayton, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 1911
Town Bottom, Clayton, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 16/736 West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales' Own) 16th Battalion (1st Bradford Pals) Private
British Army 16/736 West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own) Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Annie Balme mother
George Frederick Balme father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
George F Balme brother 1884
Ada Balme sister 1886
Lily Balme sister 1890
Florence Balme sister 1900
Edgar Balme brother 1902

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Charlotte33
Bradford Pals 1914-1918 Transcription Charlotte33
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Charlotte33
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Charlotte33
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Charlotte33
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

External Evidence

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission record Charlotte33
Article on Benjamin Balme Charlotte33

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