We remember William Higgins

We remember William Higgins

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Timeline

Timeline

1893
birth Odd Rode Cheshire United Kingdom Source:8513377 Source:8513388 May 1893
1895
sibling Evelyn Higgins Source:8513375 1895
1897
sibling Olive Higgins Source:8513375 1897
1900
sibling Ada Higgins Source:8513375 1900
1901
location The Fields, Alsager, Cheshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8513375 April 1901
1911
employment Servant Manor House Farm Alsager, Cheshire United Kingdom Source:8513382 April 1911
1911
location Manor House Farm, Alsager, Cheshire United Kingdom away from home address Source:8513382 April 1911
1915
employment Motor Driver United Kingdom Source:8513388 April 1915
1915
enlistment Coventry United Kingdom Source:8513388 22nd April 1915
1915
location Rose Farm House, Close Lane, Alsager, Cheshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8513388 22nd April 1915
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8513388 12th July 1915
1916
service British Army Private M2/079437 Army Service Corps 50 ASC Source:8513388 7th August 1916
1917
service British Army Private M2/079437 Army Service Corps attached 72 Field Ambulance RAMC Source:8513388 24th July 1917
1917
hospitalisation Wounded in action in the field in Belgium Hospital/Institution Source:8513388 25th July 1917
service British Army Private M2/079437 Army Service Corps Source:1865395
1917
death Driver with ASC 72 Field Ambulance. Hit by shell with wounds to head and neck. Dickebusch Belgium Source:7210673 Source:8513388 25th July 1917
burial Dickebusch New Military Cemetery Extension CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Belgium III. F. 1. Source:7210673

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William
Initials W
Last Name Higgins
Source 1865395
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Manor House Farm, Alsager, Cheshire United Kingdom away from home address known April 1911
Rose Farm House, Close Lane, Alsager, Cheshire United Kingdom parents address known 22nd April 1915
The Fields, Alsager, Cheshire United Kingdom parents address known April 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army M2/079437 Army Service Corps Private
British Army M2/079437 Army Service Corps 50 ASC Private
British Army M2/079437 Army Service Corps attached 72 Field Ambulance RAMC 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
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alice Higgins mother
Frank Higgins father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Evelyn Higgins sister 1895
Olive Higgins sister 1897
Ada Higgins sister 1900
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fair
DateHeightSource
1915-04-22 5'5"

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Communities

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Rob23648
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Rob23648
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Rob23648
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Rob23648
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Rob23648

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Multimedia

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Badge of ASC Rob23648
Dickebusch new cemetery extension Rob23648

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