We remember William Dexter

We remember William Dexter

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Timeline

Timeline

1876
sibling Ada Dexter Source:6652875 1876
1877
sibling Alfred George Dexter Source:6652875 7th October 1877
1880
sibling Emily Dexter Source:6652875 7th October 1880
1885
birth Regents Park, St Pancras Registration District United Kingdom Source:6652816 18th June 1885
1885
location 10 Manley Street, Regents Park, London N1 United Kingdom parents address Source:6652816 1885
1889
education Primary Education Princess Road Infants School Regents Park, London United Kingdom Source:6652834 29th April 1889 - 17th October 1892
1889
sibling Henry Oliver Dexter Source:6652875 1889
1892
education Primary Education Princess Road Boys School Regents Park, London United Kingdom Source:6652834 17th October 1892
1901
location 12 Manley Street, Regents Park, London N1 United Kingdom parents address Source:6652816 1901
1903
employment Labourer, Painter, Helper Zoological Society of London London Zoo Regents Park, London United Kingdom Source:6652863 June 1903 - 15th December 1913
1909
marriage Sarah Elizabeth Snuggs Source:6652844 9th September 1909
1909
location 2 Eton Street, Regents Park, London United Kingdom their own address Source:6652859 9th September 1909
1910
children Ena Mary Dexter Source:6652886 2nd October 1910
1912
children Dora Florence Dexter Source:6652886 20th March 1912
1913
employment Junior Keeper of Ostriches Zoological Society of London London Zoo Regents Park, London United Kingdom Source:6652863 15th December 1913
1914
children Edward William Dexter Source:6652886 12th February 1914
1915
location 9 Eton Street, Regents Park, London United Kingdom their own address Source:6652859 1915
1915
children Joan Elsie Dexter Source:6652886 5th October 1915
1915
enlistment St Pancras United Kingdom Source:6652859 11th December 1915
service British Army Rifleman S/19841 Rifle Brigade Source:7119376
service British Army Private S/19841 Rifle Brigade Source:1624653
1916
death Killed in Action In battle for German trenches between the towns of Gueudecourt and Le Transloy about 20km south of Arras. On 23 October 1916 they tried to take 2 trenches but were beaten back with heavy casualties. Between Gueudecourt and Le Transloy, France Source:7119376 Source:6652859 23rd October 1916
burial Bienvillers Military Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais Unknown France Source:7119376 Source:6652859

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William
Initials W
Last Name Dexter
Source 1624653
First Names William
Initials W
Last Name Dexter
Source 6652859
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
10 Manley Street, Regents Park, London N1 United Kingdom parents address known 1885
12 Manley Street, Regents Park, London N1 United Kingdom parents address known 1901
2 Eton Street, Regents Park, London United Kingdom their own address 9th September 1909
9 Eton Street, Regents Park, London United Kingdom their own address known 1915
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army S/19841 Rifle Brigade Private
British Army S/19841 Rifle Brigade Rifleman
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ena Mary Dexter daughter 2nd October 1910
Dora Florence Dexter daughter 20th March 1912
Edward William Dexter son 12th February 1914
Joan Elsie Dexter daughter 5th October 1915
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Ann Dexter nee Seaman mother
Robert Dexter father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ada Dexter sister 1876
Alfred George Dexter brother 7th October 1877
Emily Dexter sister 7th October 1880
Henry Oliver Dexter brother 1889
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Sarah Elizabeth Snuggs wife 9th September 1909
Religion
DateReligionSource
1891-08-01 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

External Evidence

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Baptisms Register St Mark's Church, Regents Park, London Nova40093
School Register Nova40093

Multimedia

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S/19841 Rifleman William Dexter Nova40093
William Dexter, from the locket of his wife Nova40093
CWGC headstone William Dexter Nova40093
London Zoo War Memorial Nova40093

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