We remember Frank Higham

We remember Frank Higham

Timeline

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1896
birth Wetherby, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8790630 1896
1901
location Fairer Lane, Oulton, Oulton with Woodlesford, Hunslet, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8790548 1st April 1901
1911
location 7 Elm Place Horbury, Yorkshire, United Kingdom parents address Source:8790546 1st April 1911
1915
service British Army Private 11062 West Riding Regiment 8th Bn. Source:8790624 7th July 1915
1915
theatres Gallipoli :2b Source:8790624 7th July 1915
1915
hospitalisation Bullet wound left thigh Hospital/Institution Source:8790651 3rd September 1915
1917
service British Army Lance Corporal 242388 West Riding Regiment 1/5th Bn. Source:8790630 23rd April 1917
enlistment Skipton, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8790630
1915
death Died of wounds Front line trenches at Richebourg near ‘Factory Keep’ in the early morning by a light trench mortar which caused two casualties Richebourg France Source:8790630 23rd April 1915

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Frank
Initials F
Last Name Higham
Source 8790630
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
7 Elm Place Horbury, Yorkshire, United Kingdom parents address known 1st April 1911
Fairer Lane, Oulton, Oulton with Woodlesford, Hunslet, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 1st April 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 242388 West Riding Regiment 1/5th Bn. Lance Corporal
British Army 11062 West Riding Regiment 8th Bn. 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
Annie mother
John Higham father

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1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith30819
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith30819
British Army WWI Medal Rolls Index Cards, 1914-1920 Keith30819
British Army WWI Medal Rolls Index Cards, 1914-1920 Keith30819
 UK, Soldiers Died in the Great War Keith30819
Medical Records of Servicemen from 149th Field Ambulance Keith30819

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