We remember Tom Drury

We remember Tom Drury

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Timeline

Timeline

1852
sibling Nancy Drury Source:6638950 1852
1853
sibling Betsy Drury Source:6638950 12th November 1853
1857
sibling Polly Drury Source:6638950 1857
1860
sibling John Drury Source:6638950 1860
1863
sibling Charles Drury Source:6638950 1863
1865
sibling William Godfrey Drury Source:6638950 1865
1869
birth Eagle, Lincolnshire United Kingdom Source:6638950 29th June 1869
1873
sibling Sarah Rosina Source:6638950 1873
1875
sibling Minnie Louisa Drury Source:6638950 1875
1884
employment Apprentice Samuel White Newark United Kingdom Source:6638950 20th November 1884 - 1890
1897
marriage Lucy Warren Source:6638950 2nd August 1897
1897
children William Edward Drury Source:6638950 11th November 1897
1900
children Eva Victoria Drury Source:6638950 25th December 1900
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8783576 24th August 1914 - 6th July 1918
1914
service British Army Private 15452 Leicestershire Regiment Source:6638950 22nd September 1914 - 30th September 1914
1914
enlistment Loughborough United Kingdom Source:6638950 24th September 1914
1914
service British Army Private 15996 South Staffordshire Regiment 9th Battalion Source:6638950 1st October 1914 - October 1917
1916
children Lyn Drury Source:6638950 29th December 1916
1917
service British Army Private South Staffordshire Regiment 1/5th Battalion Source:6638950 October 1917 - 3rd November 1917
1917
service British Army Private 474167 Labour Corps 240th Divisional Employment Company Source:6638950 3rd November 1917 - 6th July 1918
1918
hospitalisation Admitted to the 1st Canadian Casualty Clearing Station with gun shot wounds to his right thigh, inside left testicle and penis, but died the same day Hospital/Institution Source:8783576 6th July 1918 - 6th July 1918
employment Printer Wills and Hepworth Loughborough United Kingdom Source:6638950
employment Printers Compositor Alfred Clarke Loughborough United Kingdom Source:6638950
appointments Officers cook Source:8783576
1918
death Died of wounds Mortally wounded during shelling of 46th Divisional Headquarters. Died at 1st Canadian Clearing Station, Pernes. La Chartreuse, Gosnay France Source:7007054 Source:8783576 Source:6638950 6th July 1918
burial Pernes British Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais Pernes Military Cemetery France Plot 5, Row D, Grave 49 Source:8783576 Source:6638950

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Tom
Initials T
Last Name Drury
Source 1700809
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 15452 Leicestershire Regiment Private
British Army South Staffordshire Regiment 1/5th Battalion Private
British Army 15996 South Staffordshire Regiment 9th Battalion Private
British Army 474167 Labour Corps 240th Divisional Employment Company 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
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William Edward Drury son 11th November 1897
Eva Victoria Drury daughter 25th December 1900
Lyn Drury son 29th December 1916
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ann Wood mother
William Drury father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Nancy Drury sister 1852
Betsy Drury sister 12th November 1853
Polly Drury sister 1857
John Drury brother 1860
Charles Drury brother 1863
William Godfrey Drury brother 1865
Sarah Rosina sister 1873
Minnie Louisa Drury sister 1875
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Lucy Warren wife 2nd August 1897
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Hazel Black
DateHeightSource
1914-09-21 5'6"
Religion
DateReligionSource
Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Kevin36928
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Kevin36928
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Kevin36928
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Kevin36928
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Kevin36928
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Kevin36928
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Kevin36928
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Kevin36928

External Evidence

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Tom Drury, South Staffs Regiment Kevin36928
Tom Drury Kevin36928

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