We remember William Henry Edgecombe

We remember William Henry Edgecombe

Timeline

Timeline

1878
birth South Milton, Devon United Kingdom Source:8658721 January 1878
1901
employment Dockyard labourer Devonport United Kingdom Source:8658721 1901
1905
marriage Beatrice Olive Jackman Source:8658721 1905 - 1934
1915
enlistment Source:8658721 22nd November 1915
1915
service British Army Private 24674 Devonshire Regiment Source:8658721 22nd November 1915 - 25th December 1917
1917
discharge Source:8658721 25th December 1917
1935
marriage Nellie Coombes Source:8658721 1935
1940
employment Gardener South Milton, Devon United Kingdom Source:8658721 1940
hospitalisation Shot in the hip and subsequently discharged from the service Hospital/Institution Source:8658721
1951
death South Milton, Devon United Kingdom Source:8658721 15th December 1951
burial South Milton Churchyard Non-War Cemetery South Milton, Devon United Kingdom Source:8658721

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William Henry
Initials WH
Last Name Edgecombe
Source 8658721
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 24674 Devonshire Regiment Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Silver War Badge Honourable Discharge
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Jane Edgecombe mother
William Edgecombe father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Beatrice Olive Jackman wife 1905
Nellie Coombes wife 1935

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