We remember John Richard Hitchen

We remember John Richard Hitchen

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Timeline

Timeline

1880
sibling R. H. Hitchen Source:9500743 1880
1882
sibling Ada Hitchen Source:9500743 1882
1884
birth Stacksteads, Lancs United Kingdom Source:7440330 Source:9336690 1884
1891
location Church Street, Stacksteads United Kingdom parents address Source:9500743 1891
1894
sibling Hilda May Hitchen Source:9500742 1894
1895
sibling Bertha Hitchen Source:9500742 1895
1901
employment Slipper Worker Source:9500742 1901
1901
location 357 Newchurch Road, Stacksteads United Kingdom parents address Source:9500742 1901
1909
marriage Eleanor Source:7440330 1st May 1909 - 17th July 1917
1911
employment Leveller Source:9500739 1911
1911
location 26 Townsend Street, Waterfoot United Kingdom other group residence address Source:9500739 1911
1915
employment Slipper Hand United Kingdom Source:9056668 12th December 1915
1915
dates Age 32 Source:9056668 12th December 1915
enlistment Bacup United Kingdom Source:9336690
service British Army Private 32489 Border Regiment Source:9336690
service British Army Private 83781 Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) 35th Company Source:9336690
location "Rook View", Booth Road, Stacksteads United Kingdom parents address Source:9056668
1917
death Killed in Action France Source:7440330 17th July 1917
burial Arras Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France Bay 10 Source:7440330

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John Richard
Initials JR
Last Name Hitchen
Source 7440330
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
"Rook View", Booth Road, Stacksteads United Kingdom parents address
26 Townsend Street, Waterfoot United Kingdom other group residence address 1911
357 Newchurch Road, Stacksteads United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Church Street, Stacksteads United Kingdom parents address known 1891
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 32489 Border Regiment Private
British Army 83781 Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) 35th Company Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Lily Hitchen mother
William Hitchen father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
R. H. Hitchen sister 1880
Ada Hitchen sister 1882
Hilda May Hitchen sister 1894
Bertha Hitchen sister 1895
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Eleanor wife 1st May 1909
Religion
DateReligionSource
1909-05-01 Unitarian

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Ian105013
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Ian105013
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Ian105013
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Ian105013
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Ian105013
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Ian105013

External Evidence

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Service Record Ian105013
Brother-in-Law: Private Harry Scholes Ian105013

Multimedia

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BWM and Victory Medal Ian105013
Betlehem Unitarian Church - War Memorial Window Ian105013
Bethlehem Unitarian Church - Memorial Scroll Ian105013
MGC cap badge Ian105013
Bethlehem Unitarian Church Calender Ian105013
Service Record and Church Record Ian105013
Bethlehem Unitarian Church Calender Ian105013

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