We remember Charles Towell Gilchrist

We remember Charles Towell Gilchrist

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Timeline

Timeline

1888
birth Grimsby United Kingdom Source:9073688 Source:9073687 1888
1915
service British Army Sapper 29588 Royal Engineers Source:9073708 20th January 1915
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:1756754 20th January 1915
1919
death Died of pneumonia at his home while on demob leave. (Prior to the war, Sapper Gilchrist had worked at Liverpool Post Office). Liscard, Wallasey, Cheshire United Kingdom Source:9073687 Source:9073689 Source:9506041 13th February 1919
burial Macclesfield (st Paul) Churchyard CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Cheshire United Kingdom North-East corner of Churchyard Source:9073687
marriage Maggie Gardiner Source:9506064
service British Army Sapper 29588 Royal Engineers Source:9073687

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Charles Towell
Initials CT
Last Name Gilchrist
Source 9073688
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
66 Wintringham Rd, Grimsby, Lincolnshire United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Memorial House, Buxton Rd, Macclesfield United Kingdom away from home address known 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSubRankSource
British Army 29588 Royal Engineers Sapper
British Army 29588 Royal Engineers Sapper
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
Alice mother
John Gilchrist father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Maggie Gardiner wife -

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Official Records

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England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Rosie
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Rosie
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Rosie
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Anne23518
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Rosie
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Anne23518
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Anne23518
Medal Index Card

External Evidence

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MIC image (Ancestry) R58235
War Memorial, St Paul's Church, Macclesfield, Cheshire R58235
War Memorial, St Paul's Church, Macclesfield, Cheshire R58235
MIC image (Ancestry) R58235
Charles Towel Gilchrist (Find a Grave) R58235
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects Rosie
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects Rosie
National Probate Calendar, 1919, page 421 Rosie

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