We remember Herbert Hawkins

We remember Herbert Hawkins

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Timeline

Timeline

1889
birth Waleswood Colliery, Sheffield United Kingdom Source:8798801 Source:1784936 15th January 1889
1911
dates Age 22 Source:1784936 1911
1914
dates Age 25 Source:1784936 10th June 1914
1914
marriage Annie Louisa Wray Source:7205359 10th June 1914
1915
children Richard Arthur Source:8670838 26th May 1915
1915
dates Age 26 Source:8670838 3rd November 1915
1915
employment Police Constable Sheffield City Police Sheffield United Kingdom Source:8670838 3rd November 1915
1915
enlistment Sheffield, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8670838 3rd November 1915
1915
service British Army Gunner 64601 Royal Garrison Artillery Source:8670838 3rd November 1915
1916
service British Army Bombardier 64601 Royal Garrison Artillery 144th Siege Battery Source:8670838 6th June 1916
1916
service British Army Corporal 64601 Royal Garrison Artillery 144th Siege Battery Source:8670838 31st July 1916
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8670838 17th August 1916
1917
dates Age 28 Source:1784936 8th October 1917
1917
dates Age 29 Source:1784936 8th October 1917
1917
death Killed in Action 144th Siege Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery. He died on 8/10/1917 at Passchendaele and is buried at Bard Cottage Cemetery, grave ref. V.A. 4. Belgium. Battle of Passchendaele Belgium Source:7205359 Source:1784936 8th October 1917
burial Bard Cottage Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Bard Cottage Cemetery, Ieper, Belgium Belgium VA4 Source:7205359

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Herbert
Initials H
Last Name Hawkins
Source 1784936
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
36 Tavistock Place, Sharrow, Sheffield, Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address known 1915-11-03
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 64601 Royal Garrison Artillery Gunner
British Army 64601 Royal Garrison Artillery 144th Siege Battery Bombardier
British Army 64601 Royal Garrison Artillery 144th Siege Battery Corporal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Richard Arthur son 26th May 1915
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Hannah Hawkins nee Rodgers mother
William Hawkins father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Annie Louisa Wray wife 10th June 1914
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1915-11-03 6'0"

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Sam2202
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Sam2202
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Deborah102878

External Evidence

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Sheffield Soldier WW1 Sam2202
Kiveton & Wales History Society Sam2202
Waleswood Colliery Row Sam2202
Bard Cottage Cemetery Sam2202
Forces War Records Sam2202
Kiveton Park & Wales War Memorial Sam2202

Multimedia

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Army Uniform RGA Sam2202
Herbert Hawkins - Sheffield City Police Sam2202
Fire Brigade and Police Roll of Honour - Sheffield Sam2202
Kiveton Park & Wales War Memorial, Yorkshire Sam2202
Royal Garrison Medal Sam2202
Remembered at Bard Cottage, Ieper, Belgium Sam2202
Entry in Marriages Book held at Sheffield Archives Sam2202
Herbert Hawkins birth date Sam2202
UBIQUE Deborah102878
Herbert Hawkins Headstone Updated with correct age Sam2202
Corporal Herbert Hawkins Sam2202

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