We remember Edward James Higley

We remember Edward James Higley

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Timeline

Timeline

1886
sibling Martha Higley Source:6165602 1886
1888
birth Walsall United Kingdom Source:1868237 7th February 1888
1891
dates Age 3 Source:6165602 1891
1901
dates Age 12 Source:6165606 1901
1911
dates Age 24 Source:6165619 1911
1917
hospitalisation Badly wounded in the left leg, it was necessary to amputate above the knee. Admitted to hospital on the 13/05/1917. Died in hospital. Letter dated 21st May 1917. Hospital/Institution Source:6149839 13th May 1917
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:7724387
1917
death Died of wounds died of wounds after having his leg amputated. Seine-Maritime France Source:6165654 Source:7724389 28th May 1917
1917
children Hilda Mabel Higley Source:6165661 1st August 1917
sibling Thomas Higley Source:6149829
sibling Thomas Higley Source:6149971
sibling George Higley Source:6149971
burial St. Sever Cemetery Extension CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Rouen France Source:7724389
children William Higley Source:6150676
service British Army Rifleman R 9768 King's Royal Rifle Corps 11th Battalion Source:7724387
marriage Mrs E Higley Source:6150687
enlistment Walsall, Staffordshire United Kingdom Source:7724387
employment Ring forger Walsall United Kingdom Source:6165619
employment Ring Forger Walsall United Kingdom Source:6149863
employment Ring Forger. Margaret St Walsall United Kingdom Source:6165654
education scholar Wigmore Schools orphanage West Bromwich United Kingdom Source:6165606
marriage Elsie Ann Upton Source:6149863

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Edward James
Initials EJ
Last Name Higley
Source 7724387
First Names Edward James
Initials EJ
Last Name Higley
Source 1868237
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
32 Newland St Walsall Staffordshire United Kingdom their own address known 1911-04
44 farrington street walsall United Kingdom
56, Green Lane Walsall England United Kingdom parents address
58 white house street United Kingdom
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army R 9768 King's Royal Rifle Corps 11th Battalion Rifleman
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William Higley son
Hilda Mabel Higley daughter 1917-08-01
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
James Higley father
Ann Higley mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
George Higley brother
Thomas Higley brother
Thomas Higley brother
Martha Higley sister 1886
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elsie Ann Upton wife -
Mrs E Higley wife -

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Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Valerie34433
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Valerie34433
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Valerie34433
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Valerie34433

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Marriage certificate for Edward. Jennifer18401
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The Holy Gospel according to Saint Mark Jennifer18401
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Message from the king Jennifer18401
The Kings Royal Rifle corps Jennifer18401
For The Fallen Jennifer18401
Message from Dean Ince Jennifer18401
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1891 Census Jennifer18401
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