We remember Hope Francis Merritt Gillam

We remember Hope Francis Merritt Gillam

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Timeline

Timeline

1888
sibling Basil M Gillam Source:6993824 1888
1890
sibling Norman M Gillam Source:6993824 1890
1892
sibling Grace Dorothy Gillam Source:6993814 1892
1893
birth South Kensington United Kingdom Source:6993830 Source:6993814 5th September 1893
1901
dates Age 7 Source:6993824 31st March 1901
1911
dates Age 17 Source:6993814 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Bank Clerk Source:6993814 2nd April 1911
1914
dates Age 21 Source:6993453 7th April 1914
1914
service British Army Rifleman 2917 London Regiment Reserve Source:6993453 7th September 1914 - 12th November 1914
1914
enlistment Farringdon Road, London United Kingdom Source:6993453 7th September 1914
1914
service British Army Rifleman 2917 London Regiment Imperial Service Battalion Source:6993453 12th November 1914 - 15th July 1916
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:6993453 17th March 1915 - 15th July 1916
1915
hospitalisation Pyrexia Hospital/Institution Source:6993453 17th October 1915 - 7th November 1915
1916
hospitalisation S C T Hospital/Institution Source:6993453 20th January 1916 - 24th January 1916
1916
hospitalisation Scabies Hospital/Institution Source:6993453 22nd June 1916 - 28th June 1916
1916
hospitalisation Gun shot wound leg - left knee and calf Hospital/Institution Source:6993455 3rd July 1916
1917
service British Army Rifleman 801164 London Regiment 30th battalion lond Battalion Source:6993453 27th March 1917
1917
appointments Special Service in USA British Military Mission Source:6993453 27th October 1917 - 21st May 1918
1918
appointments With 80th Divn USA Expeditionary Force in France Source:6993453 22nd May 1918 - 16th February 1919
1918
service British Army Rifleman 801164 London Regiment Attached 30th Division USA Expeditionary Force Source:6993453 22nd May 1918
1918
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:6993453 22nd May 1918 - 16th February 1919
1918
service British Army Private London Regiment Posted 1st Battalion London Regiment (Royal Fusiliers) Source:6993453 31st May 1918
1918
service British Army Lance Corporal 801164 London Regiment 30th battalion lond Battalion Source:6993453 1st October 1918 - 26th October 1918
1918
service British Army Corporal 801164 London Regiment 30th (city of lond Battalion Source:6993453 26th October 1918
1919
hospitalisation Pneumonia Hospital/Institution Source:6993453 17th February 1919 - 19th February 1919
1919
dates Age 26 Source:7099587 19th February 1919
1919
dates Age 25 Source:6993453 19th February 1919
service British Army Corporal 2917 London Regiment 6th battalion lond Battalion Source:1763974
events Absent without leave Military Discipline Colchester United Kingdom Source:6993455
employment Bank Clerk Source:6993453
service British Army Corporal 801164 London Regiment (Royal Fusiliers) 30th Battalion Source:7099587
employment Bank Employee Barclays Bank Source:9611045
1919
death Died of pneumonia while on leave from France. Next of kin present at death. Magdalen Camp Hospital, Winchester United Kingdom Source:7099587 Source:6993453 19th February 1919
burial Hounslow Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Middlesex United Kingdom Wall side. BFB. 27 Source:7099587

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Hope Francis Merritt
Initials HFM
Last Name Gillam
Source 6993824
First Names Hope Merritt
Initials HM
Last Name Gillam
Source 6993453
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
142 Wellington Road, Hounslow, Middlesex United Kingdom parents address known 1914-09-07
142 Wellington Road, S Hounslow, Middlesex United Kingdom parents address known 1911-04-02
16 Avenue Road, Winchester United Kingdom known 1919-02-17
18 Kensington Mansions, London SW United Kingdom parents address known 1893-09-15
4 Edge Hill, North Wimbledon United Kingdom parents address known 1901-03-31
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 2917 London Regiment 6th battalion lond Battalion Corporal
British Army 2917 London Regiment Imperial Service Battalion Rifleman
British Army 2917 London Regiment Reserve Rifleman
British Army 801164 London Regiment 30th battalion lond Battalion Rifleman
British Army 801164 London Regiment Attached 30th Division USA Expeditionary Force Rifleman
British Army 801164 London Regiment 30th battalion lond Battalion Lance Corporal
British Army 801164 London Regiment 30th (city of lond Battalion Corporal
British Army London Regiment Posted 1st Battalion London Regiment (Royal Fusiliers) Private
British Army 801164 London Regiment (Royal Fusiliers) 30th Battalion Corporal
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
William Merritt Gillam father
Edith Emily Buller mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Grace Dorothy Gillam sister 1892
Basil M Gillam brother 1888
Norman M Gillam brother 1890
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1914-09-07 5'6"

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Yvonne27542
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Yvonne27542
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Yvonne27542
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Yvonne27542
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Yvonne27542
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Yvonne27542
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Yvonne27542
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

External Evidence

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Baptism Yvonne27542

Multimedia

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Barclays Bank - We Will Remember Them James201
Detail Page from Barclays Bank Book of Remembrance James201
Barclays Bank printed Roll of Honour James201
Original Barclays Bank Memorial James201

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