We remember Andrew Dillon

We remember Andrew Dillon

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Timeline

Timeline

1892
birth Gateshead United Kingdom Source:8575774 Source:8575770 1892
1915
marriage Ethel Taylor Source:8999531 1915
service British Army Private 73769 Durham Light Infantry Source:1637691
service British Army Private GS/93366 London Regiment 23rd (service) battalion, royal fusiliers (city of london regiment) (1st Battalion Source:8981856
1918
death Killed in Action He was killed in action on 30th September 1918 in an unsuccessful attack on a German strongpoint on Mont sur l'Oeuvres near Cambrai, which cost the 23rd Royal Fusiliers 66 killed. NOYELLES-SUR-L'ESCAUT France Source:6161032 Source:8575772 30th September 1918
burial Noyelles-Sur-L'escaut Communal Cemetery Extension CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Nord France II. B. 17. Source:8575772

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Andrew
Initials A
Last Name Dillon
Source 1637691
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 73769 Durham Light Infantry Private
British Army GS/93366 London Regiment 23rd (service) battalion, royal fusiliers (city of london regiment) (1st Battalion Private
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Dillon mother
Patrick Dillon father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ethel Taylor wife 1915

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Guy74824
1st Sportsman's Battalion, Royal Fusiliers 1914-1918 Transcription Guy74824
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Guy74824
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Guy74824
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Guy74824
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Guy74824
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Guy74824

External Evidence

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CWGC page for Andrew Dillon Jonathan1784
CWGC entry Guy74824

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