We remember Philip Lawton Holmes

We remember Philip Lawton Holmes

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Timeline

Timeline

1881
sibling Harold James Holmes Source:8483199 1881
1883
birth Radcliffe, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:8483172 Source:8483174 1883
1885
sibling Rachel M Holmes Source:8483199 1885
1889
sibling Norman Boles Holmes Source:8483199 1889
1896
sibling Eric Ord Holmes Source:8483199 1896
1912
marriage Rachel Allen Source:8483201 1912 - 22nd November 1915
1914
children Brian Nelson Holmes Source:8483174 21st October 1914
1914
location Rochdale Old Rd, Bury United Kingdom their own address Source:8483174 12th November 1914
1914
employment Printer United Kingdom Source:8483174 12th November 1914
1914
enlistment Winchester United Kingdom Source:8483174 12th November 1914
1914
dates Age 31 Source:8483174 12th November 1914
1914
service British Army Rifleman R/6900 King's Royal Rifles Source:8483174 14th November 1914 - 6th June 1915
1915
service British Army Lance Corporal King's Royal Rifles Source:8483174 7th June 1915 - 16th November 1915
1915
service British Army Corporal R6900 King's Royal Rifle Corps 7th Service Battalion Source:8483174 17th November 1915 - 22nd November 1915
1915
dates Age 32 Source:8483173 28th November 1915
service British Army Private R6900 King's Royal Rifle Corps Source:1944837
1915
death Killed in Action Belgium Source:8483173 Source:8483174 22nd November 1915
burial La Brique Military Cemetery No 2 CWGC Cemetery/Memorial WEST-VLAANDEREN Belgium Source:8483173

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Philip Lawton
Initials PL
Last Name Holmes
Source 8483173
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Rochdale Old Rd, Bury United Kingdom their own address known 12th November 1914
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army R6900 King's Royal Rifle Corps Private
British Army R/6900 King's Royal Rifles Rifleman
British Army King's Royal Rifles Lance Corporal
British Army R6900 King's Royal Rifle Corps 7th Service Battalion Corporal
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
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Brian Nelson Holmes son 21st October 1914
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
James Holmes MD father
Blanche Crompton Holmes, nee James mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Harold James Holmes brother 1881
Norman Boles Holmes brother 1889
Eric Ord Holmes brother 1896
Rachel M Holmes sister 1885
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Rachel Allen wife 1912
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1914-11-14 5'7"

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England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Ann39898
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Ann39898
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Ann39898
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Ann39898
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Ann39898
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Ann39898

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